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popular culture

noun
1.
cultural activities or commercial products reflecting, suited to, or aimed at the tastes of the general masses of people.
Also called pop culture.
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Examples from the web for pop culture
  • But we're also proud to count pop culture icons among our readers.
  • Inside, the walls are papered with pages from a pop culture magazine.
  • Probing satire and whimsical musings by a leading cultural critic, with valuable insights into the city's pop culture.
  • They now permeate pop culture, movies and advertising.
  • First there is the pop culture aspect of what the rich and famous find endearing, and why.
  • It's not surprising that courses on pop culture are themselves some of the more popular college courses nationwide.
  • Finally, a thread that's not devoted to whining and pop culture.
  • Banished from academe and organized religion, the paranormal has found sanctuary in pop culture.
  • He finds dazzling sentences popping out of pop culture too.
  • But emphasis on pop culture is certainly not appropriate.
Contemporary definitions for pop culture
noun
noun

contemporary lifestyle and items that are well known and generally accepted, cultural patterns that are widespread within a population; also called pop culture

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