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The state or condition of being liked, admired, or supported by many people.‘he was forced to step down as mayor despite his popularity with the voters’
currency, prevalence, commonness, universality, recognitionfashionableness, vogue, stylishnessView synonyms
- ‘Outside the Soviet orbit Russia had earned great respect and popularity during the war.’
- ‘The firm was disappointed in both the number of stalls taken up and the market's popularity.’
- ‘Persicaria polymorpha is a plant that has come to popularity only in the last 10 years or so.’
- ‘It's probably this refreshing sense of freedom that was the key to her popularity.’
- ‘Woodward's efforts to boost his popularity in New Zealand probably came to nothing.’
- ‘Cheaper fares and the resulting soaring popularity of air travel are in large part the culprits.’
- ‘You have to get votes, it isn't like a panel, we had to get there by popularity.’
- ‘The popularity of Hallowe'en is growing in this country and it can be a time of fun for children.’
- ‘If it did start taking account of other countries, its popularity may perhaps grow.’
- ‘The Vale is set to lose a total of four phone boxes amid the growing popularity of mobile phones.’
- ‘Our results show that type rather than quality of content determines popularity.’
- ‘Jordan's popularity is growing and she moves swiftly on to Dane Bowers, the pop star.’
- ‘Given the enormous popularity of the film, I was surprised by just how few extras there were.’
- ‘The popularity as measured by the number of inbound links tends to follow a power law distribution.’
- ‘Their popularity showed that there was money to be made by appealing to the baser instincts of young men.’
- ‘As his fame grows and his popularity spreads, there are many traps lying in wait for him.’
- ‘I said because of his position and his popularity, what is the chance of extending his stay here?’
- ‘Comparatively young and at the height of her powers and popularity, Baker was adamant.’
- ‘This partially explains why the films lost their popularity by the end of the 1970s.’
- ‘The popularity of film songs will be curbed to a very large extent if this law is enforced.’
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