public life


noun

public service as an elected or appointed government official.

Nearby words

  1. public interest,
  2. public international law,
  3. public law,
  4. public lending right,
  5. public library,
  6. public limited company,
  7. public nuisance,
  8. public offering,
  9. public officer,
  10. public opinion

Origin of public life

First recorded in 1775–85

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