Definition of anti-constitutional in English:



  • Violating a political constitution.

    ‘anti-constitutional activity’
    • ‘The plaintiffs would like the court’s judgement that the invasion was anti-constitutional.’
    • ‘There's nothing new in that, of course; but there's also nothing in it which is not racist, racialist supremacist, or anti-constitutional.’
    • ‘This apparent capitulation politics is unacceptable, disgraceful, and makes waste of student fees on executive officer stipends in an anti-constitutional manner.’
    • ‘We are now a do-nothing civil society, primarily out of servility, indifference, anti-Constitutional religious dogma, and simple fear for our jobs’
    • ‘By accustoming us to anti-constitutional proceedings, the administration gains a tacit approval for its new instruments of control.’
    • ‘It was said there was no actual evidence for Mr. K. being a member of an anti-Constitutional organization.’
    • ‘The second anti-constitutional formulation says that the stolen church tax is not in breach of the constitution because the ‘overwhelming majority of the working population in Germany pay church tax’.’
    • ‘Lin also branded the DPP's proposal to make a new law handling political parties’ illegally acquired assets as anti-constitutional and intended only for political gain.’
    • ‘It was considered anti-constitutional because its violent indirect method - terrorism - was unacceptable in a democratic country.’
    • ‘Even those Republicans troubled by the president's anti-constitutional actions fail to understand the situation.’
    • ‘The voting arithmetic suggests that France today is both increasingly extremist - at both ends of the spectrum, not just on the right - and overwhelmingly anti-constitutional and anti-European Union.’
    • ‘It's like I said a couple weeks ago, the Republican party is becoming an anti-constitutional party.’
    • ‘Declaring such a state of emergency is an anti-constitutional act.’
    • ‘It is anti-constitutional, illegal, and anti-social.’
    • ‘However, there is no evidence that Mrs. Vogt herself, even outside her work at school, actually made anti-constitutional statements or personally adopted an anti-constitutional stance.’