vox populi


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vox pop·u·li

 (pŏp′yə-lī′, -lē)
n.
Popular opinion or sentiment.

[Latin vōx populī : vōx, voice + populī, genitive of populus, people.]

vox populi

(ˈpɒpjʊˌlaɪ)
n
the voice of the people; popular or public opinion
[Latin]

vox po•pu•li

(ˈvɒks ˈpɒp yəˌlaɪ)
n.
the voice of the people; popular opinion.
[1550–60; < Latin]

vox populi

A Latin phrase meaning voice of the people, used to mean public opinion.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vox populi - a belief or sentiment shared by most people; the voice of the people; "he asked for a poll of public opinion"
belief - any cognitive content held as true
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He had been a freelance photographer for local media including Metropoli San Luis and Vox Populi and also run a website entitled Infrmate Potosino.
My ultimate observation to Mr Bebb must be: Vox populi, vox dei
It was the Commons that gave us the mechanism and the vox populi that gave it tongue even if it seems to some to be the baying of hounds.
VOX Populi Vox Dei'; the voice of the people is the voice of God.
According to a survey by Vox Populi Polling, 84 percent of Democratic voters and 75 percent of Republican voters in New Hampshire support an update to the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the 29-year-old law setting standards for government access to email and online communications.
Manifestement, la vox populi dit que les dossiers lies aux crimes terroristes ont dure trop longtemps.
Ante la sola posibilidad de que sea cierta la vox populi, ?
SUCKS registry is owned by Vox Populi (Latin for "Voice of the People"), which intends that it be used as a "central town square" with consumer orators on myriad soap boxes.
The web address authority, called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Number (ICANN), has asked North American trade officials to investigate Vox Populi, the company that sells the names.
Mientras el romance entre Teresa de Alquezar y el duque de Buckingham es ya vox populi y traera problemas.
If vox populi is indeed vox dei, then the people have expressed their collective social conscience.
One answer lay in the installation of Vox Populi (lOkyo), 2001, the Japanese edition of a project in which Tan hangs, salon style, amateur photos taken by residents of specific locales.