Need another word that means the same as “constituency”? Find 17 synonyms and 30 related words for “constituency” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Constituency” are: neighbourhood, area, region, place, locality, locale, community, quarter, sector, vicinity, zone, territory, block, part, spot, patch, domain
Constituency as a Noun
Definitions of "Constituency" as a noun
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “constituency” as a noun can have the following definitions:
- A group of voters in a specified area who elect a representative to a legislative body.
- An area whose voters elect a representative to a legislative body.
- The body of voters who elect a representative for their area.
- A group of people with shared interests or political opinions.
Synonyms of "Constituency" as a noun (17 Words)
|area||A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography.|
Areas of the body.
|block||An act of blocking someone or something.|
We had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe.
|community||A group of people having a religion, ethnic, profession, or other particular characteristic in common.|
They formed a community of scientists.
|domain||People in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest.|
The country s isolation in the domain of sport.
|locale||The scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting.|
Her summers were spent in a variety of exotic locales.
|locality||A surrounding or nearby region.|
The rock s size and locality.
|neighbourhood||A district or community within a town or city.|
She lived in a wealthy neighbourhood of Boston.
|part||The melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music.|
|patch||A small disc of black silk worn attached to the face for adornment by women in the 17th and 18th centuries.|
Once the patch is removed the drug clears from the body tissue after twenty minutes.
|place||An abstract mental location.|
That street was no place for a lady.
|quarter||A coin representing 25 cents a quarter of a US or Canadian dollar.|
He fed four quarters into the slot machine.
|region||The approximate amount of something usually used prepositionally as in in the region of.|
In the abdominal region.
|sector||The minimum track length that can be assigned to store information unless otherwise specified a sector of data consists of 512 bytes.|
The government aimed to reassure the industrial and commercial sector.
|spot||A short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising.|
The runner up spot.
|territory||An area of knowledge or interest.|
Male blackbirds try to attract as many females to their territory as possible.
|vicinity||The area near or surrounding a particular place.|
The plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville.
|zone||A range of longitudes where a common standard time is used.|
I was in the zone completing the first nine holes in one under par.
Usage Examples of "Constituency" as a noun
- A parliamentary candidate in the Hampstead and Highgate constituency.
- Most politicians are more interested in the voice of their constituency.
- The right needed to move beyond its blue-blood constituency.
Associations of "Constituency" (30 Words)
|area||A region or part of a town, a country, or the world.|
The area of a triangle.
|autonomous||Having the freedom to act independently.|
An autonomous judiciary.
|autonomy||The right or condition of self-government.|
The courts enjoy a considerable degree of autonomy.
|borough||A town or district which is an administrative unit.|
|city||A town created a city by charter and usually containing a cathedral.|
The city raised the tax rate.
|county||A sporting team playing for a county.|
Administration at county level.
|district||Regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns.|
The committee districted the city into blocks.
|domestic||Converted or adapted to domestic use.|
|elect||Select by a vote for an office or membership.|
One of the elect who have power inside the government.
|election||The act of selecting someone or something; the exercise of deliberate choice.|
The 1860 presidential election.
|electorate||All the people in a country or area who are entitled to vote in an election.|
75 per cent of the electorate voted for a Scottish parliament in some form.
|enfranchise||Free (a slave).|
Slaves were enfranchised in the mid 19th century.
|legislature||Persons who make or amend or repeal laws.|
The Nevada state legislature passed a law to prohibit dumping of nuclear waste.
|local||Of or belonging to or characteristic of a particular locality or neighborhood.|
The local post office.
|locality||The position or site of something.|
The rock s size and locality.
|metropolitan||Relating to or denoting a metropolitan or his see.|
A metropolitan bishop.
|municipal||Of or relating to the government of a municipality.|
|municipality||The governing body of a municipality.|
Voters in each municipality choose between four candidates.
|national||Owned or maintained for the public by the national government.|
Plans for a national art library.
|parliament||A legislature similar to the UK Parliament in other nations and states.|
It is uncommon to see a parliament of owls in the wild.
|plebiscite||A law enacted by the plebeians’ assembly.|
The administration will hold a plebiscite for the approval of constitutional reforms.
|prefecture||A prefect’s office or tenure.|
Enraged fans besieged the Prefecture of Police.
|province||The proper sphere or extent of your activities.|
She knew little about wine that had been her father s province.
|provincial||Characteristic of the provinces or their people.|
The general of the Jesuits receives monthly reports from the provincials.
|quarter||The haunches or hindquarters of a horse.|
The wind is coming from that quarter.
|referendum||A legislative act is referred for final approval to a popular vote by the electorate.|
|sovereignty||The authority of a state to govern itself or another state.|
|subdivide||Divide into smaller and smaller pieces.|
This apartment cannot be subdivided any further.
|vote||Express one s preference for a candidate or for a measure or resolution cast a vote.|
I voted Labour.
|voter||A citizen who has a legal right to vote.|