Definition of POPULAR

accepted, used, or practiced by most people <the popular custom of exchanging greeting cards during the holiday season>
of, relating to, or favoring political democracy <a truly popular revolution, not one that replaced one dictatorship with another>
Near Antonyms autocratic (also autocratical), despotic, dictatorial, monarchal (or monarchial), monarchical (also monarchic), tyrannical (also tyrannic)
being within the financial means of most people <from their inception, DVDs were designed to be sold directly to consumers at popular prices>

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