Synonyms of popular in English:

popular

adjective

  • 1 the most popular boy around the restaurant is very popular
    well liked, liked, favoured, in favour, well received, approved, admired, accepted, welcome, sought-after, in demand, desired, wanted; commercial, marketable, saleable, fashionable, in fashion, in vogue, voguish, all the rage, hot
    informal in, cool, big
    British informal , dated all the go
    [Antonyms] unpopular
  • 2 popular science the popular press
    non-specialist, non-technical, non-professional, amateur, lay, lay person's, general, middle-of-the-road; accessible, approachable, simplified, plain, simple, easy, straightforward, understandable, readily understood, easy to understand, intelligible; mass-market, middlebrow, lowbrow, pop, bland, cheap
    [Antonyms] highbrow
  • 3 policy-makers should listen to popular opinion
    widespread, general, common, current, prevalent, prevailing, customary, universal, standard, stock, shared, in circulation, rife; ordinary, usual, accepted, established, acknowledged, recognized, conventional, orthodox, conformist
  • 4 a popular movement for independence
    mass, general, communal, collective, social, societal, collaborative, group, civil, public, civic; democratic, representative
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    Word of the day ween
    Pronunciation: wiːn
    verb
    be of the opinion; think or suppose