View definitions for constitutive


adjective as in essential

Discover More

Example Sentences

Menstrual cups are, like tampons, regulated by the FDA as medical devices, meaning the constitutive ingredients of materials like medical-grade silicone do not need to be listed.

While there are many versions of panpsychism, the version I find appealing is known as constitutive panpsychism.

Meanwhile, vulnerability, risk, unpredictability, and sudden transformation are the constitutive experiences of human life.

They were a duality the constitutive forces of which alternately assumed supremacy.

A certain theory is seen to be essential to the fact, a certain theology to be the constitutive force in the religion.

They are a priori conditions, subjective in one sense, but objective as being universal, necessary and constitutive of experience.

At the time that the constitutive body made this law, ten million voters were registered on the election rolls.

Period in which the republic is constituted, and of the Constitutive National Assembly.


On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to constitutive, such as: basic, constitutional, fundamental, important, integral, and key.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.