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English definition of “populist”


adjective     /ˈpɒp.jʊ.lɪst/ US  /ˈpɑː.pjə-/
representing or connected with the ideas and opinions of ordinary people : a populist manifesto a populist leader Politics populist     noun [C] a political party dominated by populistsPolitics
(Definition of populist adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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