popular


popular (http://definr.com/popular)

     adj 1: regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially
            by the general public; "a popular tourist attraction";
            "a popular girl"; "cabbage patch dolls are no longer
            popular" [ant: unpopular]
     2: carried on by or for the people (or citizens) at large; "the
        popular vote"; "popular representation"; "institutions of
        popular government"
     3: representing or appealing to or adapted for the benefit of
        the people at large; "democratic art forms"; "a democratic
        or popular movement"; "popular thought"; "popular
        science"; "popular fiction" [syn: democratic]
     4: comprehensible to the general public; "written for the
        popular press in plain nontechnical language" [syn: plain]
     5: (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially
        among young people) [syn: pop]