Translation of "constitution" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˌkɒn.stɪˈtjuː.ʃən/ us /ˌkɑːn.stɪˈtuː-/

I the set of political principles by which a state or organization is governed, especially in relation to the rights of the people it governs

Britain has no written constitution.
the Constitution of the United States
Under (= as part of) the union constitution, a new committee is elected each year.

the general state of someone’s health

He has a very strong constitution.

how something is made up of different parts

the constitution of a chemical compound

(Translation of “constitution” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)