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Definitions of popular:

  • adjective:   regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public
    Example: "A popular tourist attraction"
  • adjective:   (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)
  • adjective:   carried on by or for the people (or citizens) at large
    Example: "The popular vote"
  • adjective:   representing or appealing to or adapted for the benefit of the people at large
    Example: "A democratic or popular movement"
  • adjective:   comprehensible to the general public
    Example: "Written for the popular press in plain nontechnical language"


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