Kamus Online  
suggested words

Online Dictionary: translate word or phrase from Indonesian to English or vice versa, and also from english to english on-line.
Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Popular action (0.00877 detik)
Found 1 items, similar to Popular action.
English → English (gcide) Definition: Popular action Popular \Pop"u*lar\, a. [L. popularis, fr. populus people: cf. F. populaire. See People.] 1. Of or pertaining to the common people, or to the whole body of the people, as distinguished from a select portion; as, the popular voice; popular elections. “Popular states.” --Bacon. “So the popular vote inclines.” --Milton. [1913 Webster] The men commonly held in popular estimation are greatest at a distance. --J. H. Newman. [1913 Webster] 2. Suitable to common people; easy to be comprehended; not abstruse; familiar; plain. [1913 Webster] Homilies are plain popular instructions. --Hooker. [1913 Webster] 3. Adapted to the means of the common people; possessed or obtainable by the many; hence, cheap; common; ordinary; inferior; as, popular prices; popular amusements. [1913 Webster] The smallest figs, called popular figs, . . . are, of all others, the basest and of least account. --Holland. [1913 Webster] 4. Beloved or approved by the people; pleasing to people in general, or to many people; as, a popular preacher; a popular law; a popular administration. [1913 Webster] 5. Devoted to the common people; studious of the favor of the populace. [R.] [1913 Webster] Such popular humanity is treason. --Addison. [1913 Webster] 6. Prevailing among the people; epidemic; as, a popular disease. [Obs.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster] Popular action (Law), an action in which any person may sue for penalty imposed by statute. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]


Touch version | Disclaimer