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majority British & World English

The greater number

majority English Thesaurus

in the majority of cases

majority rule British & World English

The principle that the greater number should exercise greater power

majority leader British & World English

The head of the majority party in a legislative body, especially the US Senate or House of Representatives

moral majority British & World English

The majority of people, regarded as favouring firm moral standards

simple majority British & World English

A majority in which the highest number of votes cast for any one candidate, issue, or item exceeds the second-highest number, while not constituting an absolute majority

absolute majority British & World English

A majority over all rivals combined; more than half

majority verdict British & World English

A verdict agreed by all but one or two of the members of a jury

be in the majority British & World English

Belong to or constitute the larger group or number

the silent majority British & World English

The majority of people, regarded as holding moderate opinions but rarely expressing them

the silent majority in silent British & World English

The majority of people, regarded as holding moderate opinions but rarely expressing them

supermajority British & World English

A number that is much more than half of a total, especially in a vote

be in the majority in majority British & World English

Belong to or constitute the larger group or number


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