Even the term "big tent"—a banner advanced by Ronald Reagan—is dismissed as code for “squishes” or closet liberals.
Once upon a time, the Democratic Party was a big tent—a big, ugly, tent.
The GOP once liked to call itself the party of “the big tent.”
Burning down the big tent causes long-term electoral problems, especially in a country that is increasingly diverse, not less.
There is still a long way to go before the big tent is rebuilt after having been purposefully burned down in recent years.
After the song, Rashid and Hamid rolled themselves up in warm blankets in a corner of the big tent and were soon asleep.
The two boys reached the portals and went into the big tent.
Both Wyn and Mrs. Havel–the bravest of the seven gathered in the big tent–were frightened by this awful shock.
His reflection upon the big tent, however, was the fly in my ointment.
Breakfast was served to the circus folk in the big tent, which had been put up in advance.