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popularity

popularity

noun pop·u·lar·i·ty \ˌpä-pyə-ˈla-rə-tē\

: state of being liked, enjoyed, accepted, or done by a large number of people : the quality or state of being popular

Full Definition of POPULARITY

:  the quality or state of being popular

Examples of POPULARITY

  1. the increasing popularity of cell phones
  2. <the sudden popularity of low-cut blouses horrified my mother>

First Known Use of POPULARITY

1601

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