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  • A nation of shopkeepers ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • A person is known by the company he keeps
  • A, B, C, D, E, Your public library has arranged these in ways that make you cry, giggle, laugh, love, hate, wonder, ponder and understand ( American Library Association advertising slogan )
  • Air your dirty linen in public
  • All the lonely people, where do they all come from? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • An everyday story of country folk ( A catchphrase from The Archers )
  • Anti personnel mine
  • As queer as folk
  • Boat person
  • Boat race ( Cockney rhyming slang for face )
  • Cat person
  • Community of learners
  • Computers help people help people ( IBM advertising slogan )
  • Connecting people ( Nokia advertising slogan )
  • Count noses
  • Crowd control
  • Crowd funding
  • Crowd source
  • Displaced person
  • Don't you people have homes to go to?
  • Egg and spoon race
  • Evening person
  • Face in the crowd
  • Face time
  • Factory outlet ( a shop where goods are sold directly to the public by the manufacturer )
  • Factory shop ( a retail outlet where goods are sold directly to the public by the manufacturer )
  • Far From The Madding Crowd ( Julie Christie / Alan Bates movie )
  • Far From The Madding Crowd ( Thomas Hardy book )
  • First among equals ( the most senior person in a group of equal rank )
  • Forward with the People ( Daily Mirror advertising slogan )
  • Games people play
  • Genius bonus ( a joke or theme added to a programme aimed at well informed people )
  • Go public
  • Great unwashed
  • Have you any last requests? ( humorous question asked as though a person was about to be killed )
  • Head count
  • Heavy hitter ( A baseball expression meaning a powerful or commanding person )
  • Hell is other people ( Jean-Paul Sartre quotation )
  • High occupancy vehicle lane ( a traffic lane reserved for vehicles carrying several people )
  • How To Win Friends And Influence People ( Dale Carnegie book )
  • How does it feel to be one of the beautiful people? ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Human resources
  • I see dead people ( The Sixth Sense )
  • I'm good enough, I'm smart enough, and doggone it, people like me! ( A catchphrase from Stuart Smiley In Saturday Night Live )
  • If enough people would stop smoking and start drinking, we could get out of ashtrays and into vermouth ( Cinzano advertising slogan )
  • In person
  • In the public eye
  • It Takes People Like You To Make People Like Me ( Buck Owens song )
  • It doesn't take a minute to bag it and bin it ( UK public advertisement advertising slogan )
  • It's all about you ( People Telecom advertising slogan )
  • Joe Public
  • Join the Pepsi People ( Pepsi advertising slogan )
  • Klunk! Klick, every trip ( UK Public Information Film advertising slogan )
  • Lost in a crowd
  • Morning person
  • Not a lot of people know that ( A catchphrase from Michael Caine )
  • Not my type ( not a person one is attracted to )
  • Of the people, for the people, by the people
  • Oh, the humanity
  • One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind ( Neil Armstrong quotation )
  • People carrier ( a car with several passenger seats )
  • People in here are trying to sleep
  • People mover ( a car with several passenger seats )
  • People of colour
  • People person
  • People power
  • People smuggler ( someone involved in smuggling immigrants between countries, often illegally )
  • People watching
  • People who like people like Dial ( Dial Soap advertising slogan )
  • People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones
  • People's republic ( a communist state )
  • Person of interest
  • Person to person
  • Pillar of the community
  • Piss like a race horse
  • Places to go, people to see, things to do
  • Play the race card
  • Pleasing people the world over ( Holiday Inn advertising slogan )
  • Potty mouth ( a foul mouthed person )
  • Power to the people
  • Public Enemy Number One ( Nickname of John Dillinger )
  • Public enemy
  • Public sector
  • Pumped Up Kicks ( Foster the People song )
  • Queer as folk
  • Race against the clock
  • Race against time
  • Race for the taste, the honey sweet taste!, the honey-nutty taste of Honey Nut Cheerios ( Cheerios Cereals advertising slogan )
  • Race proven performance ( Kumho Tires advertising slogan )
  • Race to the bottom
  • Rat race
  • Real food for real people ( The beef industry advertising slogan )
  • Religion is the opiate of the masses ( Karl Marx quotation )
  • Sack race
  • Serving All our Community ( Brampton's Arts Group advertising slogan )
  • Skeleton staff
  • Stand out from the crowd
  • The Amazing Race ( US TV show )
  • The Birth of a Nation ( D W Griffith / Lillian Gish movie )
  • The Master Race
  • The People's Champ ( Nickname of Freddie Mitchell )
  • The People's Cherce ( Nickname of Dixie Walker )
  • The People's Princess ( Nickname of Diana Princess of Wales )
  • The People's Republic Of Berkeley ( Nickname of Berkeley California )
  • The People's Republic Of Cambridge ( Nickname of Cambridge Massachusetts )
  • The People's Republic of South Yorkshire ( Nickname of Sheffield England )
  • The great unwashed
  • The human race
  • The little people
  • The people's choice ( a person or thing chosen by public acclamation )
  • The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid ( Jane Austen quotation )
  • The proper study of mankind is man ( from a poem by Alexander Pope )
  • The public domain
  • The public purse
  • The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong ( quotation from the Bible - Ecclesiastes
  • The roar of the greasepaint, the smell of the crowd
  • The station of the nation ( Radio Caroline advertising slogan )
  • There's nowt so queer as folk
  • Think once, think twice, think bike ( UK Public Information Film advertising slogan )
  • Three's a crowd
  • To call you stupid would be an insult to stupid people! ( line from the movie A Fish Called Wanda )
  • To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all ( Oscar Wilde quotation )
  • Toilet mouth ( a foul mouthed person )
  • Top people take the Times ( The Times advertising slogan )
  • Try everything once, except incest and folk dancing ( Sir Thomas Beecham quotation )
  • Two's company three's a crowd
  • Unaccustomed as I am to public speaking
  • Victory won't wait for the nation that's late ( Big Ben Clocks advertising slogan )
  • Vox pop
  • Vox populi
  • Wardrobe mistress ( a person in charge of the costumes of a theatrical company )
  • Wash your dirty linen in public
  • We make things that bring people closer ( Western Electrics advertising slogan )
  • We the people
  • When E F Hutton talks, people listen ( EF Hutton advertising slogan )
  • Where rocking horse people eat marshmallow pies ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Wherever particular people congregate ( Pall Mall Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Who are the people in your neighborhood?
  • Win friends and influence people
  • Y.M.C.A. ( Village People song )
  • You meet the nicest people on a Honda ( Honda advertising slogan )
  • You're Wendy's kind of people ( Wendy Burgers advertising slogan )
  • You, of all people ( exclamation when meeting someone unexpectedly )

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