the silent majority

the silent majority

the large numbers of people in a country or group who do not express their opinions publicly What does the silent majority expect from a new Labour government?
See sleeping partner
See also: majority, silent
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riprap007 Finally a quality uncensored host trying to give the silent majority their voice back @Drib19 Cool, he looks like the guy from Family Guy, lol @Mr_Gibblets .
And what does it say about the silent majority of fellow supporters near them, who did nothing about it.
The Better Together campaign director, Blair McDougall, said: "We need the silent majority who back a no vote to do their bit.
We've heard the noise of the Nationalist few but now it is time for the voices of the silent majority to be heard," Cameron will say.
The PM is expected to say: "We've heard the noise of the Nationalist few, but now it is time for the voices of the silent majority to be heard.
Payday lenders don't speak for the silent majority.
The silent majority which we Egyptians call " Kanaba (couch) people," are in reality the large group of citizens buried in their own daily struggle to survive and keep afloat in very dire days.
EgyConstitution : The Silent Majority is back For real It is like the silent majority is back to its silence.
Let's make this very popular attraction even better for the silent majority.
Maybe this is a case of the silent majority not voicing their opinion on the matter as I have met very few people in favour of restoring the pier and believe it mainly driven by the grandiose ambitions of a few, including some councillors.
But we have to admit that many Egyptians, often called the silent majority, seem to be undecided or are sticking to the tradition of deciding at the last minute.
I think I have a great chance to win in the election because I have a wide popularity among the silent majority in this country who want stability and security to be restored," he said.
So please, please will the silent majority stand up and be counted, before we are held to ransom by the minority every time Huddersfield tries to move forward?
He said the Tunisian people, particularly the silent majority, is alone capable today to put an end to the conspiracies being hatched against their Revolution and working to abort it.
Forwe the silent majority are heartily sick of them and their methods of running the game.