Definition of vox pop in English:

vox pop

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Pronunciation: /vɒks ˈpɒp
 
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noun

[mass noun] British informal
  • Popular opinion as represented by informal comments from members of the public, especially when broadcast or published: paragraphs of vox pop
    More example sentences
    • During two hours of vox pop he was unable to find a single New Yorker in support of it.
    • The crew also went outside and did some vox pop with a number of people who volunteered.
    • The Evening Standard did a vox pop at one of the Beacon Primary schools in my ward.

Origin

1960s: abbreviation of vox populi.

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