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Parliament (IPA: /ˈpɑɹɫəmənt/)


Parliament (n.)

A parleying; a discussion; a conference.

Parliament (n.)

A formal conference on public affairs; a general council; esp., an assembly of representatives of a nation or people having authority to make laws.

Parliament (n.)

The assembly of the three estates of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, viz., the lords spiritual, lords temporal, and the representatives of the commons, sitting in the House of Lords and the House of Commons, constituting the legislature, when summoned by the royal authority to consult on the affairs of the nation, and to enact and repeal laws.

Parliament (n.)

In France, before the Revolution of 1789, one of the several principal judicial courts.

Parliament

Legislature whose power and function are similar to those dictated by the Westminster system of the United Kingdom

Parliament

Brand of cigarette

Parliament

American funk band most prominent during the 1970s

Parliament

Railway station in Melbourne CBD/East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Parliament

Family name

Parliament Synonyms

Sevens, Fantan

Parliament Rhymes



Parliament


Parliament (Last Name / Surname)

Parliament is the #75,564 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 255 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Parliament in Spanish is Parlamento

Tagalog Translation

Parliament in Tagalog is Balauranan

Example Sentence (Quote)

"- The European Parliament held a minute of silence to mourn any victims of the explosions [14]." - 7 July 2005 London bombings

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A parliament speaking through reporters to Buncombe and the Twenty-seven millions, mostly fools." - Journalism

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All Acts of Parliament are to be expounded according to the true meaning to be collected from the words of 'em." - Statutes

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I feel ashamed for all those in the government and in parliament who refuse to stop the Islamic invasion." - Geert Wilders

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I had always assumed that if I made it to Parliament I would not remain a back bencher." - Judy LaMarsh


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