Betekenis van:
public opinion

public opinion
Zelfstandig naamwoord
  • communis opinio, volksstem
  • a belief or sentiment shared by most people; the voice of the people
"he asked for a poll of public opinion"




  1. Heed public opinion.
  2. The newspaper reflects public opinion.
  3. Public opinion counts for much.
  4. Public opinion began to change.
  5. Public opinion governs the president's decisions.
  6. Public opinion is opposed to the policy.
  7. Public opinion obliged him to retire.
  8. Statesmen should take public opinion into account.
  9. Statesmen should take account of public opinion.
  10. Public opinion polls are barometers of confidence in the government.
  11. Public opinion was strongly in favor of the project.
  12. The balance of public opinion remains in his favor.
  13. We must appeal to public opinion about the matter.
  14. The trend of public opinion is against corporal punishment.
  15. Public opinion plays a vital in the political realm.