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unpopular

adjective un·pop·u·lar \ˌən-ˈpä-pyə-lər\

: not liked by many people : not popular

: not shared by most people

Full Definition of UNPOPULAR

:  not popular :  viewed or received unfavorably by the public
un·pop·u·lar·i·ty \ˌən-ˌpä-pyə-ˈla-rə-tē\ noun
un·pop·u·lar·ly adverb

Examples of UNPOPULAR

  1. I was unpopular in high school.
  2. Her third album has been unpopular with fans.
  3. Recent conflicts have made him unpopular among the staff.

First Known Use of UNPOPULAR

1647
UNPOPULAR Defined for Kids

unpopular

adjective un·pop·u·lar \ˌən-ˈpä-pyə-lər\

Definition of UNPOPULAR for Kids

:  not widely favored or approved <an unpopular rule> <an unpopular teacher>

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