Journey in Life: 08/10/18

Friday, August 10, 2018

"Weight of numbers" nghĩa là gì?

Queer Dance Party - Ivanka Trump's House - Washington. Photo courtesy Ted Eytan.

'Weight of numbers' nghĩa là ưu thế của số đông, sức mạnh của số đông.

Ví dụ
The won the argument by sheer weight of numbers.

With each participant required to stare at the play button to start the programme, the sheer weight of numbers pushed the process to its limits in terms of the timings and skill sets.

Ours are the first major societies in history where the elderly dominate the youth simply by weight of numbers. Stretching back to ancient Greece, democracy (nền dân chủ) was always primarily (chủ yếu là) a politics (chính trị) for young people (người trẻ tuổi). The constitutional safeguards (bảo hiến) that were put in place sought to protect against their excesses.

I've a petition online and I want to get a weight of numbers that would allow me to show the local authorities that I have a mandate from the people to run and then be able to debate with the others.

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