from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Public consensus, as with respect to an issue or situation.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The opinion of the public, the popular view.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a belief or sentiment shared by most people; the voice of the people
public + opinion (Wiktionary)