vox pop


vox pop

noun

  1. the voice of the people; popular opinion.Abbreviationvox pop.

noun

  1. interviews with members of the public on a radio or television programme

noun

  1. the voice of the people; popular or public opinion
n.

1540s, Latin, literally “voice of the people.” The full maxim (first attested in Medieval Latin) is vox populi, vox Dei “the voice of the people is the voice of God.” Short form vox pop attested by 1964.

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