grassroots Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “grassroots” in the English Dictionary

"grassroots" in British English

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grassrootsnoun [plural]

(also grass roots) uk   /ˈɡrɑːs.ruːts/  us   /ˈɡræs-/
the grassroots the ​ordinarypeople in a ​society or an ​organization, ​especially a ​politicalparty: The ​feeling among the grassroots of the Party is that the ​leaders are not ​radical enough.

grassrootsadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈɡrɑːs.ruːts/  us   /ˈɡræs-/
involving the ​ordinarypeople in a ​society or an ​organization: grassroots ​support a grassroots ​movement/​campaign
(Definition of grassroots from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"grassroots" in Business English

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uk   /ˈɡrɑːsruːts/  us   /ˈɡræsruːts/
ordinary ​people in a ​society or ​organization, rather than the ​leaders: The party's ​leaders are in danger of ​losingtouch with its grassroots. Organizational ​changeneeds to come from the grassroots.

grassrootsadjective [before noun]

(also grassroot) uk   /ˈɡrɑːsruːts/  us   /ˈɡræsruːts/
involving the ordinary ​people in a ​society or ​organization: The ​initiative has grassroots ​support. a grassroots ​campaign/​movement
(Definition of grassroots from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “grassroots”
in Turkish sıradan insanlar, avam…
in Russian простые люди…
in Polish zwykli ludzie, szeregowi członkowie…
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