- adj.流行的，大众化的; 民众的，大众的，公众的; 通俗的，普通的，平易的; 〈美俚〉自以为了不得的，骄傲的;
a popular continental holiday resort
The restaurant is deservedly popular.
popular holiday destinations like the Bahamas
a work of popular fiction
Cooper was a good mixer, he was popular.
Despite its demonstrable speed and safety, the boat failed to become popular.
Howard wanted to be a popular singer, but stage fright crippled him.
This attitude was in deep contrast with popular feeling in the rest of Italy.
They do not keep a tally of visitors to the palace, but it is very popular.
Their popular support is ebbing away.
The popular papers all have photo features on their inside pages.
He eventually took Charlie's place in a popular Latin band.
You will have to book well in advance for this deservedly popular hotel.
He was not only talented but immensely popular with his colleagues.
The play has been very popular ; you have to book up well ahead.
" Mary " is a very popular name for a girl.
“ 玛丽 ” 是个很常见的女孩名字.
He is a very popular writer but I don't like his style.
The display juxtaposed images from serious and popular art.
The policy enjoys wide popular support.
Popular tradition portrays Richard III as a hunchback.
These artistic handicrafts are very popular with foreign friends.
Outside of his circle he is not very popular.
Geoffrey Hampden has a large circle of friends and is very popular at parties.
Boxing matches were very popular in England two hundred years ago.
Her charm of manner made her very popular.
The song has become very popular.
According to a report by Deloitte, teamwork is becoming increasingly popular among companies.
The red color was popular for Chinese New Year celebrations.
The biggest increases tended to be in brands that were popular with young smokers.
The practice of taxing alcohol and tobacco has proved both popular and profitable.
Sugar, alcohol and tobacco, economist Adam Smith once wrote, are commodities which are nowhere necessaries of life, which have become objects of almost universal consumption, and which are, therefore, extremely popular subjects of taxation.
Still, gamification only stands to become more popular, he says, as more and more people come into the workforce who are familiar with the structures and expressions of digital games.
So it isn't surprising that you'll find plenty of strong opinions about the potential vulnerabilities of popular home-security systems.
Although frozen dinners were invented in the '40s, their popularity didn't boom until televisions became popular a decade or so later.
With such a grand history, kite flying is sure to remain an entertaining and popular sport.
For example, one of the most popular data sets on multidisciplinary repository Dryad is about wood density around the world; it has been downloaded 5,700 times.
Even people whose data are less popular can benefit.
Within just the past five years, I have noticed parents returning to a belief that teenagers need the guidance of elders rather than the liberal, anything goes mode of child-rearing that became popular in the second half of the 20th century.
Why, then, has this claim become so popular?Part of the answer is that this is what always happens during periods of high unemployment—in part because experts and analysts believe that declaring the problem deeply rooted, with no easy answers, makes them sound serious.
Nearly a decade ago it was predicted that viewers of Friends, a popular situation comedy, would soon be able to purchase a sweater like Jennifer Aniston's with a few taps on their remote control.
Interactive television advertising will become popular in 10-12 years.
Mobile-first lifestyles will become popular.
One reason any campaign wants a popular celebrity spokesperson is because kids are attracted to them no matter what they are doing.
Gender-awareness education is becoming more and more popular in state-subsidized preschools in Sweden.
Oprah was a widely popular choice
The most popular option: write on a topic of your choice.
His Seven Habits of Highly Effective People became a popular bestseller very quickly.
At the same time, perhaps inevitably, the humanities—while still popular in elite colleges and universities—have experienced a significant decline.
Unfortunately, most of the early popular African-American writers have been all but forgotten in modern times until now.
Religious scripts popular among slaves in America
Mountain climbing is becoming popular sport, but it is also a potentially dangerous one.
Instead, Harrogate has become a popular town for people to retire to.
It will become popular gradually
Iced coffees sold by some popular chains are contaminated.
The World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) conducted a survey of iced coffees sold by some popular chains in Britain including Starbucks, Caffe Nero and Costa Coffee to gauge the calories as studies increasingly link obesity with cancer
He made numerous popular movies.
Radio Beijing's Esperanto program is the most popular program in Esperanto in the world
Almost a month ago, he bought popular word game that used little pieces of wood with different letters on them.
2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
An endless number of books and movies qualify as love stories in popular culture.
2015年高考英语上海卷 完形填空 原文
An old joke that was popular at the time went something like this: a man is stuck up to his waist in a muddy Chicago street.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
And the town is fast becoming a popular weekend destination for people in Asia.
2015年高考英语全国卷1 语法填空 原文
By mid-1963, the Beatles had been extremely popular in England.
2019年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文
By the time they started secondary school—at age 11—children were already far more aware of their image online and felt under huge pressure to ensure their posts were popular, the report found.
2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Dog cafés are very popular.
2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文
Freedom can be more popular in the digital age.
2015年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项
Google's idea is popular among data firms.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项
Her popular 1962 book Silent Spring raised awareness of the dangers of pollution and the harmful effects of chemicals on humans and on the world's lakes and oceans.
2016年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
It had white-painted tunnels and bright red carriages, and proved extremely popular with the public.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 语法填空 原文
It is also popular with 35 to 54-year-olds, 12% of whom are making plans to downshift, 6% hoping to have done so in the next 2 years.
2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文
It is never rare to find that Mozart packs japanese concert halls, as japanese painter Hiroshige does Paris galleries, unique works of this kind are different from today's popular art, even if they began as works of popular art.
2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文
It is popular among the neighbors.
2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项
It was a popular activity for couples to leisurely walk through town to view the temporary works of chilly art.
2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Join a guided bike tour and view some of the most popular monuments in Washington, D.C.
2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Learning Chinese is becoming popular in America?
2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 选项
Mitch Prinstein, a professor of clinical psychology sorts the popular into two categories: the likable and the status seekers.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Popular arts are hardly distinguishable from great arts.
2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读E 选项
Salvador dali 1904-1989 was one of the most popular of modern artists.
2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Some social apps were popular among the children even though they supposedly require users to be at least 13.
2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The city's "psychology cafes", which offer great comfort, are among the most popular places.
2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The event celebrate its 22nd anniversary with a great show of the very best of gardening, making it one of the most popular events in gardening.
2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
The most popular view is that egyptian workers slid the blocks along smooth paths.
2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文
They also shared with us many traditional stories about hawaii that were hugely popular with tourists.
2019年高考英语全国卷3 语法填空 原文
They were popular among the rich.
2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项
This passage most likely comes from a popular sales book.
2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读B 题设
We'd also like to visit graceland, the popular museum in memory of elvis presley.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
Among the most popular : paternity and kinship testing , which adopted children can use to find their biological relatives and families can use to track down kids put for adoption.
These new forms were at first mainly written by scholars and performed by amateurs, but in England, as everywhere else in western Europe, the growth of a class of professional actors was threatening to make the drama popular, whether it should be new or old, classical or medieval, literary or farcical.
By the time Shakespeare was twenty-five, Lyly, Peele, and Greene had made comedies that were at once popular and literary; Kyd had written a tragedy that crowded the pit; and Marlowe had brought poetry and genius to triumph on the common stage - where they had played no part since the death of Euripides.
1. regarded with great favor, approval, or affection especially by the general public;
"a popular tourist attraction"
"a popular girl"
"cabbage patch dolls are no longer popular"
2. carried on by or for the people (or citizens) at large;
"the popular vote"
"institutions of popular government"
3. representing or appealing to or adapted for the benefit of the people at large;
"democratic art forms"
"a democratic or popular movement"
4. comprehensible to the general public;
"written for the popular press in plain nontechnical language"
5. (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)
=people 表示"人民" demo- dem-
common, ordinary, commonplace, general, usual, popular, universal