mass meeting

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mass meeting a large gathering of people intended to arouse enthusiasm
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Mass meeting a large or general assembly of people, usually a meeting having some relation to politics.
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Usage

In literature:

And it must be on the streets before that mass-meeting breaks up.
"Counsel for the Defense" by Leroy Scott
The next morning a mass-meeting was held in the square beside the railroad station.
"Track's End" by Hayden Carruth
A Westport man long drew fees for reports of mass meetings which never took place.
"Ireland as It Is" by Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
The York elections and mass-meetings are held in the courtyard.
"England, Picturesque and Descriptive" by Joel Cook
She also remembered the night of the mass-meeting in Odd Fellows Hall when Code had made his suggestion of going to the Banks.
"The Harbor of Doubt" by Frank Williams
Thirty-six regular meetings and four mass meetings were held by the suffrage association during the year.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
An evening mass meeting was held in St. Paul.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
Then there would be mass meetings here and presently a general strike.
"The Harbor" by Ernest Poole
The mass meetings were well attended and in all the cities and many of the towns street meetings were very successful.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
Mass meetings of indorsement were held in England and America.
"Prize Orations of the Intercollegiate Peace Association" by Intercollegiate Peace Association
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In poetry:

Thanks to St. Matthew, who had been
At mass-meetings in Palestine,
We knew whose side was spoken for
When Comrade Jesus had the floor.
"Comrade Jesus" by Sarah Norcliffe Cleghorn
His picture shows no high, emphatic light,
Its shadows in full mass refuse to fall,
And as its broken details meet the light
Men turn it to the wall.
"Arms And The Man - Heroes And Statesmen" by James Barron Hope
Going to second Mass on a summer Sunday -
You meet me and you say:
'Don't forget to see about the cattle - '
Among your earthiest words the angels stray.
"In Memory Of My Mother" by Patrick Kavanagh
Made of all shapes that flit and sway,
And mass, and scatter in the breeze,
And meet and part, open and close;
Thou sister of the clouds and trees,
Thou daintier phantom of the rose,
Thou nun of the hot and honeyed day.
"Shadow" by Richard Le Gallienne

In news:

Come with us as we meet the bloody masses.
At the Society of Broadcast Engineers national meeting in Marlborough, Mass.
The Mercer County Emergency Management Director and the Mercer County Health Department Emergency Response Coordinator began meeting with other stakeholders in March 2012 about conducting a mass casua.
The Mercer County Emergency Management Director and the Mercer County Health Department Emergency Response Coordinator began meeting with other stakeholders in March 2012 about conducting a mass casualty full scale exercise.
As masses in the Arab world take to the streets demonstrating against politicians in power, much of the fuel for these meet-ups can be attributed to organizing on social media outlets.
Bishops celebrate Mass at San Fernando, prepare for meetings mostly on liturgy .
Due to the relentless uproar happening in Cairo, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is convening an unprecedented mass meeting of US ambassadors.
Covering the places where new technology and mass markets meet.
As each day goes by in the fiscal cliff debate, President Obama becomes stronger among the masses that view this as a fight between very rich guys against little guys barely making ends meet.
President Anna Marie June called the meeting to order at 7 pm It was decided to change the meetings to the second Friday of the month after the 9 am mass.
Pope wraps Cuba visit with Mass, Fidel meeting.
After a perfect dual meet season, a league title, and last Saturday's Central Mass.
Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, Scott Brooks, Serge Ibaka and Derek Fisher meet with a mass of media before practice on Monday.
One of the men wounded in a Jan 8 mass shooting in Tucson apologized Monday for an outburst at a town hall meeting.
Bishops celebrate Mass at San Fernando, prepare for meetings mostly on liturgy.
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In science:

However, no matter the initial conditions, the two masses will eventually meet at a high scale, after which the gauge mass becomes the larger of the two.
A Kaluza-Klein Model with Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking: Light-Particle Effective Action and its Compactification Scale Dependence
As suggested by Riccardo Giovanelli at this meeting, deeper, wide area Arecibo surveys should detect signi ficant numbers of low HI mass galaxies throughou t the Local Supercluster, especially in and near the Virgo cluster, and in the nearest voids.
Conference Summary: HI Science in the Next Decade
We can infer from these results, especially from the near meeting of the coupling constants, the good approximate values for sin2 θ and the top quark mass, that the function f is well approximated by the cut-off function, but deviates slightly from it.
Noncommutative Geometry as the Key to Unlock the Secrets of Space-Time
The fol lowing problems are encountered: • The unification of the gauge couplings with each other and with Newton constant do not meet at one point which is expected to be one order below the Planck scale. • Mass of the Higgs field of around 170 Gev.
Noncommutative Geometry as the Key to Unlock the Secrets of Space-Time
One can see that the only parameterization that meets requirements assuming no mass loss is the parameterization H .
Observational Tests of Neutron Star Relativistic Mean Field Equations of State
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