public

[ puhb-lik ]SEE DEFINITION OF public

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PUBLIC

The public road was thronged with people on their way to Olympia.

The public offices at Albany were finished shortly after my arrival.

You will never find us taking advantage of the necessities of the public.

His forte was not in public speaking, but he hoped they would take the will for the deed.

The Legislature is the watchful guardian over the public purse.

Wastefulness, profligacy, or favoritism in public expenditures is criminal.

It is the constitutional method of ascertaining the public will.

Division on public questions can no longer be traced by the war maps of 1861.

The only constitutional tax is the tax which ministers to public necessity.

But great as our tax burden is, it has not kept pace with public spending.

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