pressure group noun
: a group of people who share an interest, concern, or set of opinions and who try to influence politics or the policies of government, business, etc.
: an interest group organized to influence public and especially government policy but not to elect candidates to office
Examples of PRESSURE GROUP
- a pressure group trying to reduce taxes
- <observed that if publishers gave in to every pressure group, nothing would ever get published>
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Rhymes with PRESSURE GROUP
, focus group
, for a loop
, open loop
, support group
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