Synonyms of 'parliament'
1 assemblyDictionary, council, congressThe Bangladesh parliament has approved the policy.
He waited until quiet settled on the assembly.
The powers of the King had been handed over temporarily to a council of ministers.
A lot has changed since the party congress.
I flew to Boston to attend the annual convention of the Parapsychological Association.
What are the proposals before the legislature?
talking shop (informal)
He attended a convocation of the American Youth Congress.
2 sittingDictionary, dietThe legislation will be passed in the next parliament.
3 Houses of ParliamentDictionary, the House, WestminsterQuestions have been raised in Parliament regarding this issue.
Houses of Parliament
Mother of Parliaments
the House of Commons and the House of Lords
House of Representatives (New Zealand)
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The parliament of some countries, for example Britain, is the group of people who make or change its laws , and decide what policies the country should follow .