Definition of 'in public'
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We frequently make love in public places such as the park or on the street. The Sun (2016)We say things that have little to do with what we might say in public, after mature reflection. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The country is to ban smoking in public, a major challenge in a region where nearly half the adult male population is thought to smoke. Times, Sunday Times (2016) People in public office should swear allegiance to British values as part of a drive to combat extremism and foster integration, a government secretary said yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This will include cuts in public sector pay. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You make toast and you make it in public. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Yet what people say in public and what they think are often very different. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This was a chance to appear in public in something other than swimsuits or running gear. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The documents also set out the collapse in public sector spending on house building. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What reaction do you get from people in public? The Sun (2014)But we need the man or woman who says these things in public without fear. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So what first made me want to do something in public service? Times, Sunday Times (2007)But what of the millions who work in public sector admin? Times, Sunday Times (2007)The establishment is merely the group of people in public life who wield influence and power. Times, Sunday Times (2014)At the same time we must see an improvement in public sector productivity. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Sufferers tend to have strong opinions about how other people should behave in public. The Sun (2011)The other difficulty is the potential hiatus in public sector outsourcing caused by the general election next year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And a fifth admitted using the phone in public to say things they would not want a stranger to know. The Sun (2011)Sometimes you have players who have a big ego and if you say something in public they are going to react. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They're illegal to ride in public! Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Government should have the courage to make its case in public. The Sun (2009)If you do something in public, it will always come out. The Sun (2015)Selling or smoking it in public is illegal, but in reality police often turn a blind eye. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If you think one country deserves it more than another, stand up in public and say so. The Sun (2010)No serious politicians would make a case in public that they knew to be untrue, in the certain knowledge that they would be found out. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The scary model lit up despite it being illegal to smoke in public places in the Big Apple. The Sun (2008)
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