Examples of pressure group in a Sentence
a pressure group trying to reduce taxes
observed that if publishers gave in to every pressure group, nothing would ever get published
Recent Examples of pressure group from the Web
Synthetic microfiber pollution is at least five times more prevalent than plastic microbeads and bags and could be reduced through an instrument similar to the Landfill Tax, according to the Green Alliance, a pressure group.
His suicide note spoke to the pressures groups like NCT 127 are under, and the particular stress of life at the receiving end of K-Pop fandom.
The long legal battle between Alfie’s parents, backed by a Christian pressure group, and his doctors has drawn international attention.
The months-long legal battle between Alfie's parents, backed by a Christian pressure group, and his doctors has drawn interventions from the pope and Italian authorities, who support the parents' desire to have their son treated in Italy.
The president, after all, can staff the courts and the prosecutor’s office with cronies, and therefore curb scrutiny of his or her own activities, says Park Jung-eun of People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy (PSPD), a pressure group.
The authorities have prevented Mihra Rittmann, a researcher for Human Rights Watch, a pressure group, from visiting the country for two years on similar grounds.
Human Rights Watch, a pressure group, counts thousands more detained for their political opinions.
In September a delegation from Human Rights Watch, an international pressure group, was admitted for the first time since 2010.
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PRESSURE GROUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pressure group for English Language Learners
: 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.
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