Definition of "constituted" []

  • To make up; form; compose (verb)
  • To appoint to an office or function (verb)
  • To set up (a school or other institution) formally; found (verb)
  • To give legal form to (a court, assembly, etc) (verb)
  • To set up or enact (a law) (verb)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of constitute. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "constituted" in a sentence
  • "Unlike Alabama, the BATF initially approved the Balthus label, though Mouton later requested that the approval be rescinded after allegations were made that the label constituted child pornography."
  • "Obviously the term constituted a high compliment in Peter's estimation and the evident satisfaction that it afforded to Stella seemed to confirm the impression."
  • "Then you are saying to me now, "On the other you state that a post that was not even directed at you and which did not even mention your name constituted bullying.""