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  1. pop·u·lar
    IPA[ˈpäpyələr]
  2. adjective

    • adjective

      liked or admired by many people or by a particular person or group:

      (of cultural activities or products) intended for or suited to the taste, understanding, or means of the general public rather than specialists or intellectuals:

    • noun

      an act of voting by the electorate of a country or area:

      the choice expressed through the votes cast by the electorate:

    • noun

      culture based on the tastes of ordinary people rather than an educated elite:
    • noun

      a party or coalition representing left-wing elements, in particular (the Popular Front) an alliance of communist, radical, and socialist elements formed and gaining some power in countries such as France and Spain in the 1930s.
    • noun

      another term for folk etymology
    • noun

      music appealing to the popular taste, including rock and pop and also soul, country, reggae, rap, and dance music.
    • noun

      an act of voting by the electorate of a country or area:

      the choice expressed through the votes cast by the electorate:

    • noun

      a party or coalition representing left-wing elements, in particular (the Popular Front) an alliance of communist, radical, and socialist elements formed and gaining some power in countries such as France and Spain in the 1930s.
    • noun

      music appealing to the popular taste, including rock and pop and also soul, reggae, rap, and dance music.
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