citizenry citizenry  /ˈsɪ tɪ zən ri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the body of citizens of a state or country

News

  1. Winery ordinance appeal scheduled for court Friday

    A legal challenge to San Diego County’s tiered winery ordinance will be heard in the California Fourth District Court of Appeal in San Diego on Friday, June 14. The case, San Diego Citizenry Group v. County of San Diego, is the citizenry group’s appeal to an April 2011 ruling in
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Ramona Sentinel

  2. Boonton High school receives grant

    Boonton High School has been awarded a $10,000 teaching grant from the Facing History and Ourselves National Foundation. The foundation’s mission is to "engage students of diverse backgrounds in an examination of racism, prejudice, and anti-Semitism in order to promote the development of a more humane and informed citizenry."
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Record

Quotes

  1. Obama "has the depth, the reflectiveness, and the resilience to be our next President. He speaks to the America I've envisioned in my music for the past 35 years, a generous nation with a citizenry willing to tackle nuanced and complex problems, a...
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: Bruce Springsteen Source: Washington Post

  2. I take slight exception to a phrase in which Obama says "accountability is in the interest of the government and the citizenry alike."
    on Jan 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Las Vegas Review - Journal

  3. As Dwight Eisenhower said: "We should take nothing for granted, only an alert and knowledgeable citizenry can compel the proper meshing of huge industrial and military machinery of defense with our peaceful methods and goals, so that security and...
    on Dec 30, 2006 By: Dwight Eisenhower Source: Bangkok Post

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