dem·a·gogue ˈdeməˌɡäɡ/ noun noun: demagogue; plural noun: demagogues a political leader who seeks support by appealing to popular desires and prejudices rather than by using rational argument. synonyms: rabble-rouser, agitator, political agitator, soapbox orator, firebrand, fomenter, provocateur “he was drawn into a circle of campus demagogues” (in ancient Greece and Rome) a leader or orator who espoused the cause of the common people. Origin mid 17th century: from Greek dēmagōgos, from dēmos ‘the people’ + agōgos ‘leading’ (from agein ‘to lead’). Translate demagogue to Use over time for: Demagogue

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