Definition of DEMAGOGUE

a person who stirs up public feelings especially of discontent <that politician is just a demagogue who preys upon people's fears and prejudices>
Near Antonyms peacemaker, reconciler, uniter

Variants of DEMAGOGUE

demagogue also demagog

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