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unpopular

[uhn-pop-yuh-ler] /ʌnˈpɒp yə lər/
adjective
1.
not popular; disliked or ignored by the public or by persons generally.
2.
in disfavor with a particular person or group of persons.
Origin of unpopular
1640-1650
1640-50; un-1 + popular
Related forms
unpopularity, noun
unpopularly, adverb
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unpopular

/ʌnˈpɒpjʊlə/
adjective
1.
not popular with an individual or group of people
Derived Forms
unpopularity (ˌʌnpɒpjʊˈlærɪtɪ) noun
unpopularly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for unpopular
adj.

1640s, from un- (1) "not" + popular.

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