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  • 1 unpopular — index odious, repugnant (exciting aversion), unacceptable, undesirable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 unpopular — (adj.) 1640s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + POPULAR (Cf. popular) …

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  • 3 unpopular — [adj] not liked or sought after abhorred, avoided, creepy*, despised, detested, disesteemed, disfavored, disliked, drip*, dumpy*, execrated, gross*, loathed, loser*, lousy, nerdy*, obnoxious, ostracized, out, out of favor, rejected, scorned,… …

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  • 4 unpopulär — Adj. (Grundstufe) beim Publikum nicht beliebt Synonym: unbeliebt Beispiel: Er ist einer der unpopulärsten Politiker in unserem Land …

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  • 5 unpopular — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not liked or popular. DERIVATIVES unpopularity noun …

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  • 6 unpopular — [unpäp′yə lər] adj. not popular; not liked or approved of by the public or by the majority unpopularity [un΄päp′yə lar′ə tē] n …

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  • 7 unpopular — adj. VERBS ▪ be, prove ▪ become ▪ remain ▪ make sb/sth ▪ His views made him unpopular with many …

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  • 8 unpopular — un|pop|u|lar [ʌnˈpɔpjulə US ˈpa:pjulər] adj not liked by most people ▪ an unpopular choice ▪ an unpopular teacher unpopular with/among ▪ a decision that was deeply unpopular with students >unpopularity [ʌnˌpɔpjuˈlærıti US ˌpa:p ] n [U] …

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  • 9 unpopular — [[t]ʌ̱npɒ̱pjʊlə(r)[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ with n If something or someone is unpopular, most people do not like them. It was a painful and unpopular decision... In high school, I was very unpopular, and I did encounter a little prejudice... The… …

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  • 10 unpopulär — a) [heftig] kritisiert, im Kreuzfeuer der Kritik, missliebig, nicht gefragt, nicht gern gesehen, unangenehm, unbeliebt, unerwünscht, unlieb[sam], unwillkommen, verhasst; (geh.): oft/viel gescholten; (ugs.): out; (meist abwertend): unsympathisch.… …

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  • 11 unpopular — un|pop|u|lar [ ʌn papjələr ] adjective * disliked by many people: an unpopular decision She was the most unpopular prime minister in recent history. ╾ un|pop|u|lar|i|ty [ ,ʌnpapjə lerəti ] noun uncount: The opinion polls reflect the current… …

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  • 12 unpopular — adjective not liked by most people: an unpopular decision | He was very unpopular at school. unpopularity noun (U) …

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  • 13 unpopular */ — UK [ʌnˈpɒpjʊlə(r)] / US [ʌnˈpɑpjələr] adjective disliked by many people an unpopular decision She was the most unpopular prime minister in recent history. Derived word: unpopularity UK [ˌʌnpɒpjʊˈlærətɪ] / US [ˌʌnpɑpjəˈlerətɪ] noun uncountable The …

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  • 14 unpopular — adjective he was unpopular at school Syn: disliked, friendless, unliked, unloved, loathed, despised; unwelcome, avoided, ignored, rejected, outcast, shunned, spurned, cold shouldered, ostracized; unfashionable, unhip, out …

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  • 15 unpopular — adjective Date: 1647 not popular ; viewed or received unfavorably by the public • unpopularity noun • unpopularly adverb …

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  • 16 unpopular — unpopularity, n. unpopularly, adv. /un pop yeuh leuhr/, adj. 1. not popular; disliked or ignored by the public or by persons generally. 2. in disfavor with a particular person or group of persons. [1640 50; UN 1 + POPULAR] * * * …

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  • 17 unpopular — adjective lacking popularity …

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  • 18 unpopulär — nicht gern gesehen; unbeliebt * * * ụn|po|pu|lär 〈Adj.〉 nicht populär ● unpopuläre Maßnahmen; eine unpopuläre Meinung äußern * * * ụn|po|pu|lär <Adj.>: a) nicht populär, von einer Mehrheit ungern gesehen; keinen Beifall, keine Zustimmung… …

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  • 19 unpopular — Synonyms and related words: avoided, despised, disliked, friendless, ignored, ignotus, in bad odor, inglorious, little known, lowly, misprized, misunderstood, nameless, no credit to, obscure, out of favor, rejected, renownless, shunned, snubbed,… …

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  • 20 unpopulär — ụn·po·pu·lär Adj; bei den meisten Leuten nicht beliebt: Die Regierung ergriff unpopuläre Maßnahmen || hierzu Ụn·po·pu·la·ri·tät die; nur Sg …

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