HyperDic: demagogy

English > 1 sense of the word demagogy:
NOUNcommunicationdemagogy, demagogueryimpassioned appeals to the prejudices and emotions of the populace
demagogy > pronunciation
RhymesAgee ... zoology: 128 rhymes with jhiy...
English > demagogy: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
Meaningimpassioned appeals to the prejudices and emotions of the populace.
Narrowerflag waving, jingoismAn appeal intended to arouse patriotic emotions
Broaderentreaty, prayer, appealearnest or urgent request
Spanishdemagogia, demagogismo
Adjectivesdemagogic, demagogicalcharacteristic of or resembling a demagogue

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