groundswell


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groundswell

a considerable swell of the sea, often caused by a distant storm or earthquake or by the passage of waves into shallow water
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It is therefore quite understandable that there is a great groundswell of belief that a betrayal is in the offing and a campaign to undermine the result.
I don't see a groundswell of opinion in this country for more far-right wing policies.
THE partner of tragic flying doctor John Hinds yesterday revealed she has been humbled and inspired by the groundswell of support for an air ambulance service.
Bluntly, I believe that the groundswell of anger amongst many ordinary people in Scotland could produce a clamour for another independence referendum that may well be unstoppable.
David Watts from community lobby group Groundswell Gloucester says there needs to be immediate stop to the AGL project.