What is another word for the grassroots?

Pronunciation: [ðə ɡɹˈasɹuːts] (IPA)

The term "the grassroots" refers to a community of people who are seen as the foundation of a larger movement. Synonyms for this term include "the common people", "the rank and file", "the masses", and "the working class". These are groups of people who are often overlooked in discussions of politics and social issues, but who hold immense power in their ability to organize and mobilize for change. The term "the grassroots" emphasizes the importance of every person's voice in shaping the future of society, regardless of their socioeconomic status. By using these synonyms, we can acknowledge the vital role played by everyday citizens in shaping the world around us.

What are the hypernyms for The grassroots?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Famous quotes with The grassroots

  • But even at the height of these scandals, even at the time when our finances were at their worst, the NAACP branches - the grassroots - kept plugging away. They kept doing what they do, and they do it well.
    Julian Bond
  • Better still - your history has shown how powerful a moral catharsis expressed through popular resistance to injustice can sometimes be; I have in mind the grassroots opposition to the Vietnam War.
    Breyten Breytenbach
  • There's enormous progressive activism and, more often than not, success at the grassroots level - everything from living wage campaigns to efforts to finance our elections are having terrific success.
    Jim Hightower
  • I have seen the times when the grassroots has moved the Congress. We listen way more often to our constituents than the lobbyists. And the grassroots are going to have to do it.
    John Linder
  • There are great amateur bodies that have good programs right from the grassroots level to professionals.
    Karrie Webb

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