public affairs

Definition of public affairs

  1. :  the events, activities, etc., that a company does for the public the director of public affairs

Word by Word Definitions

publicplay
  1. :  exposed to general view :  open

    :  well-known, prominent

    :  perceptible, material

  1. :  the people as a whole :  populace

    :  a group of people having common interests or characteristics

    :  the group at which a particular activity or enterprise aims

affairplay affairs
  1. :  commercial, professional, public, or personal business

    :  matter, concern

    :  a procedure, action, or occasion only vaguely specified


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