Popular and Unusual


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Popular adjective – Accepted, used, or practiced by most people.
Usage example: the popular custom of exchanging greeting cards during the holiday season

Unusual is an antonym for popular in topics: common, well-known.
Nearby Words: popularity, popularize, popularise, popularly, popularization
Antonyms for Popular


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Unusual adjective – Noticeably different from what is generally found or experienced.
Popular is an antonym for unusual.
Nearby Words: unused, unusually
Antonyms for Unusual
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choice popular choice unusual choice
name popular name unusual name
type popular type unusual type
form popular form unusual form
Other nouns: way, example, characters, method, game, version, names, choices.

Both words in one sentence

  • The film Election had an unusual take in Paul Metzler who was both popular and dumb but is by far the nicest character in the story.
  • Unusual Ears Unusual Ears are particulary popular in Speculative Fiction television and film, where they are used as a relatively cheap way of making a Rubber-Forehead Aliens.
    Source: Unusual Ears
  • Retro Universe It could be seen as Truth in Television as in the early 2010s dyeing your hair unusual colors is popular and vinyl is regaining popularity.
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