the silent majority

Definition of the silent majority

  1. :  the largest part of a country's population that consists of people who are not actively involved in politics and do not express their political opinions publicly

Word by Word Definitions

silentplay
  1. :  making no utterance :  mute, speechless

    :  indisposed to speak :  not loquacious

    :  free from sound or noise :  still

majorityplay
  1. :  the quality or state of being greater

    :  the age at which full civil rights are accorded

    :  the status of one who has attained this age


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