anti-popular

adjective
an·​ti-pop·​u·​lar | \ ˌan-tē-ˈpä-pyə-lər, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-popular (audio) \
variants: or less commonly antipopular

Definition of anti-popular

: opposing what is popular : deliberately or emphatically unpopular anti-popular measures an anti-popular regime

First Known Use of anti-popular

1792, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-popular.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-popular. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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