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constitutional (walk)

Definition:

a regular walk taken as a form of exercise

Class:

act noun (acts and actions)

Plural:

constitutionals

Type of:

walk » travelling » motion » change

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Etymology:

"pertaining to a person's (physical or mental) constitution", from ...
(Source: Online Etymology)  [more]

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Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Constitution

a set of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other organization is governed. These rules together make up, i.e. constitute, what the entity is. When these principles are written down into a single document or... (40 of 9142 words, 9 images)

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Collins Dictionary:

constitutional | constitutionally [adverb, derived]

denoting, characteristic of, or relating to a constitution | authorized by or subject to a constitution | of or inherent in the physical make-up or ... (23 of 502 words, 5 definitions, 10 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/constitutional

Merriam-Webster:

constitutional [entry 1, adjective] | essential [synonym, sense-specific] | built-in [synonym, sense-specific] | inherent [synonym, sense-specific] | constitutive [synonym, sense-specific] | hardwired [synonym, sense-specific] | immanent [synonym, sense-specific] | inborn [synonym, sense-specific] | inbred [synonym, sense-specific] | ...

relating to, inherent in, or affecting the constitution of body or mind | of, relating to, or entering into the fundamental makeup of something; ... (23 of 191 words, 6 definitions, 3 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/constitutional

constitutional [entry 2, noun] | amble [synonym] | walk [synonym] | perambulation [synonym] | ramble [synonym] | range [synonym] | saunter [synonym] | stroll [synonym] | turn [synonym] | ...

a walk taken for one's health (6 of 79 words, 1 usage example)

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Random House Dictionary:

constitutional

of or pertaining to the constitution of a state, organization, etc. | subject to the provisions of such a constitution. | provided by, in accordance ... (23 of 106 words, 7 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/constitutional

American Heritage Dictionary:

constitutional | constitutionally [adverb, related]

Of or relating to a constitution | Consistent with, sanctioned by, or permissible according to a constitution | Established by or operating under a ... (22 of 87 words, 6 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/constitutional

Oxford Dictionary:

constitutional | constitutionality [derived] | constitutionally [derived]

relating to an established set of principles governing a state | in accordance with a constitution | relating to someone's nature or physical ... (21 of 79 words, 5 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciations)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/constitutional

Macmillan British Dictionary:

constitutional

allowed by the constitution of a country or organization ; [usually before noun] relating to the constitution of a country or organization | [usually ... (23 of 65 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/constitutional

constitutional [countable, outdated, noun] | constitutionals [plural]

a walk that you take regularly to stay healthy (9 of 35 words, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/constitutional 8

New World Dictionary:

constitutional

of or in the constitution of a person or thing; basic; essential | for improving a person's constitution; good for one's health | of, in, authorized ... (24 of 63 words, 5 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/constitutional

Cambridge Dictionary:

constitutional [entry 1]

allowed by or contained in a constitution Opposite: unconstitutional (9 of 31 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/constitutional 1

constitutional [entry 2]

relating to someone's general state of health (7 of 17 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/constitutional 2

constitutional [entry 3, old-fashioned humorous]

a walk that you often do to keep yourself healthy (10 of 28 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/constitutional 3

Wiktionary:

constitutional | constitutionals [plural] | unconstitutional [antonym, sense-specific]

Relating to the constitution | Conforming to the constitution. | A walk that is taken regularly for good health and wellbeing. (19 of 22 words, 3 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/constitutional

Britannica Encyclopedia:

walk [animal locomotion]

in horsemanship, moderately slow four-beat gait of a horse, during which each foot strikes the ground separately and the horse is supported by two or ... (25 of 161 words, 2 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/634558​/walk

Encarta Dictionary:

constitutional | constitutionals [plural] | constitutionally [adverb, derived]

authorized by a constitution, especially the Constitution of the United States | relating to the constitution of a country or an organization | ... (21 of 127 words, 6 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861599801​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology reference

Online Etymology:

constitutional

First use: 1680s

Origin: "pertaining to a person's (physical or mental) constitution", from "constitution" + "-al" (1). Meaning "beneficial to bodily constitution" is from ... (21 of 55 etymology words)

www​.etymonline​.com​/index​.php term=constitutional

Audio references

Wiktionary:

constitutional | constitutionals [plural]

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "constitutional"

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Collins Dictionary:

constitutional

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www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/constitutional

Macmillan British Dictionary:

constitutional

Audio: British English pronunciation of "constitutional"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/constitutional

constitutional [countable, outdated, noun] | constitutionals [plural]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "constitutional"

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Macmillan American Dictionary:

constitutional

Audio: North American pronunciation of "constitutional"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/constitutional

constitutional [countable, outdated, noun] | constitutionals [plural]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "constitutional"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/constitutional 8

Cambridge Dictionary:

constitutional [entry 1]

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "constitutional"

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the Free Dictionary:

constitutional

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www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/constitutional

Google Dictionary:

constitutional | constitutionals [plural]

Audio: English pronunciation of "constitutional"

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

constitutional

Audio: North American pronunciation of "constitutional"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=consti​09 word=constitutional

YourDictionary Audio:

constitutional

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "constitutional" by speech synthesizer

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