What does unpopular mean?

Definitions for unpopularʌnˈpɒp yə lər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unpopular.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unpopular(adj)

    regarded with disfavor or lacking general approval

    "unpopular ideas"; "an unpopular war"


  1. unpopular(Adjective)

    lacking popularity

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unpopular

    un-pop′ū-lar, adj. not popular: disliked by the people.—n. Unpopular′ity, the state of being unpopular.—adv. Unpop′ularly, in an unpopular manner: not popularly.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unpopular in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unpopular in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Seneca:

    An unpopular rule is never long maintained.

  2. Fran Lebowitz:

    Having been unpopular in high school is not just cause for book publications.

  3. Justin Logan:

    Even if it were, the war has grown increasingly unpopular, and the public is hardly clamoring to stay.

  4. Armando Queiroga:

    It's bitter. It's unfortunate. It's unpopular, it shouldn't have happened. (But) the important thing is we took action.

  5. Andrew Guernsey:

    Pro-life speech is often very unpopular speech on campus, and too many campuses and students have little tolerance for it.

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