Definition of 'parliament'

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Example sentences containing 'parliament'

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The police cyclists hastily got into formation, and the motorcade roared away down the road, sirens wailing, heading for parliament. Davis, John Gordon SEIZE THE RECKLESS WIND (2002)Do you suppose they have accepted the imposition of a British parliament ? Baxter, Stephen ANTI-ICE (2002)No. The Justice has no more intention of investigating Rakewell than I do of becoming a member of parliament. Fidelis Morgan THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2002)In 1955, one of the richest and most powerful men in the new West Germany and a fresh face in its Bonn parliament, he went back to Rome. Colleen McCullough THE THORN BIRDS (2002)

Synonyms of 'parliament'

Houses of Parliament, the House, Westminster, Mother of Parliaments

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Translations for 'parliament'

British English: parliament /ˈpɑːləmənt/ NOUN
The parliament of a country is the group of people who make or change its laws.
Parliament today approved the policy.
  • American English: parliament
  • Arabic: بَرْلَـمَانٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: parlamento
  • Chinese: 国会
  • Croatian: parlament
  • Czech: parlament
  • Danish: parlament
  • Dutch: parlement
  • European Spanish: parlamento
  • Finnish: parlamentti
  • French: parlement
  • German: Parlament
  • Greek: κοινοβούλιο
  • Italian: parlamento
  • Japanese: 議会
  • Korean: 국회
  • Norwegian: parlament
  • Polish: parlament
  • European Portuguese: parlamento
  • Romanian: parlament
  • Russian: парламент
  • Spanish: parlamento
  • Swedish: parlament
  • Thai: รัฐสภา
  • Turkish: parlamento
  • Ukrainian: парламент
  • Vietnamese: quốc hội


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