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man/woman of the people

a ​person, usually ​involved in ​politics, who is ​liked by a lot of ​ordinary people and ​seems to ​understand and like them
(Definition of man/woman of the people from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “man/woman of the people”
in Chinese (Simplified) 平民政治家,民众拥戴的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 平民政治家,民眾擁戴的人…
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