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Public meaning

public - 7 dictionary results

  1. 1. Of or pertaining to the people; belonging to the people; relating to, or affecting, a nation, state, or community; -- opposed to private; as, the public treasury.
  2. 2. Open to the knowledge or view of all; general; common; notorious; as, public report; public scandal.
  3. 3. Open to common or general use; as, a public road; a public house.
  4. 4. The general body of mankind, or of a nation, state, or community; the people, indefinitely; as, the American public; also, a particular body or aggregation of people; as, an author's public.
  5. 5. A public house; an inn.
  6. 6. Pertaining to the community; common; generally known.
  7. 7. The people.

public - examples of usage

  1. The public would forget. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  2. When will the public know? - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  3. Then the day, so far as the public are concerned, is over. - "Hodge and His Masters", Richard Jefferies.
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