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popular

pop·u·lar

popular

 
 
pronunciation:
pap y lr
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: liked or enjoyed by many people.
She is popular at school.That is a popular book.
synonyms:
hot
similar words:
big, familiar, famous, favorite, well-known
definition 2: having to do with or coming from the people.
U.S. senators are elected by popular vote.
synonyms:
mass
similar words:
civic, civil, public, social
definition 3: designed for or enjoyed by the general public.
This radio station plays only popular music.
synonyms:
mass
similar words:
commercial, pop, public
derivation: popularly (adv.)
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