Definition of popularly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈpɒpjələli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɑːpjələrli//
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  1. 1by a large number of people synonym commonly a popularly held belief the UN Conference on Environment and Development, popularly known as the ‘Earth Summit’
  2. 2by the ordinary people of a country synonym democratically a popularly elected government
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: popularly