Definition of 'centre ground'
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The wrong phrase, some harsh rhetoric in a speech can undo years of work in moving the party towards the centre ground. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But he did win three elections by keeping the party on the centre ground. The Sun (2013)British politics is a game in which each party tries to force the other off the centre ground. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In fact, the answer lies in occupying the political centre ground. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The great insight of new Labour has been that a party departs the centre ground at its peril. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Had he not moved the Conservatives to the centre ground, the party would stand no chance. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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