"the grassroots factor in making the decision"
of or involving the common people as constituting a fundamental political and economic group;
"a grassroots movement for nuclear disarmament"
- Grassroots officials are among those under the most pressure.
- More and more attention is paid to the voice of the grassroots.
- Previous grassroots media have existed for much smaller-sized selections of people.
- The computer networks form a new grassroots connection that allows the excluded sections of society to have a voice.