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adjective (LIKED)
受人喜爱的
 
 
/ˈpɒp.jʊ.lər/ US  /ˈpɑː.pjə.lɚ/
liked, enjoyed or supported by many people
受大众喜爱的,受欢迎的
She's the most popular teacher in school.
她是学校里最受欢迎的老师。
That song was popular with people from my father's generation.
那首歌在我爸爸那一代人中很流行。
Walking is a popular form of exercise in Britain.
在英国步行是很流行的运动方式。
How popular is Madonna among/with teenagers?
麦当娜在青少年中有多受欢迎?
informal Jan wasn't very popular (= people were annoyed by her) when she opened all the windows on that cold day.
在这么冷的天简把所有的窗户都打开,这样做很惹人厌。
→  Opposite unpopular Liked, or not liked, by many people
(Definition of popular adjective (LIKED) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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