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synonyms for populist

  • autonomous
  • constitutional
  • egalitarian
  • free
  • orderly
  • popular
  • common
  • communal
  • equal
  • friendly
  • individualistic
  • informal
  • just
  • libertarian
  • self-ruling
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How to use populist in a sentence

The GameStop stock craze is about a populist uprising against Wall Street.
GAMESTOP SHARES TUMBLE AS BIG TECH REASSERTS MARKET DOMINANCEHAMZA SHABAN, HANNAH DENHAMFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Just as populist forces challenged a system of globalization that favored Wall Street and giant corporations rather than factory workers, a grass-roots reaction against financial markets tilted to benefit the rich may be underway.
THE GAMESTOP STOCK CRAZE IS ABOUT A POPULIST UPRISING AGAINST WALL STREET. BUT IT’S MORE COMPLICATED THAN THAT.DAVID J. LYNCHFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Meanwhile, many of the GameStop traders say they’re using Wall Street’s own tools against it in a kind of eat-the-rich populist uprising.
THE CAPITOL ATTACK, IMPEACHMENT AND GAMESTOP MAKE IT CLEAR: 2021 IS SHAPING UP TO BE THE YEAR OF THE MODERATORALEX FITZPATRICKJANUARY 29, 2021TIME
As the global rise of populist demagogues in these countries show, “unlawful protests” are not how democratic processes are “subverted,” as Modi would have us believe.
SAVE THE SARCASM FOR OTHER DEMOCRACIES. AMERICA IS FINEDEBASISH ROY CHOWDHURYJANUARY 11, 2021TIME
Longtime Republican pollster Whit Ayres separates the party into the “populist wing” and the “governing wing.”
FORK IN THE ROAD: WHERE WILL THE GOP TURN?NICK FOURIEZOSJANUARY 10, 2021OZY
While his 2013 expulsion may have affirmed the military establishment’s paranoia, Pakistan has surged into a new semi-democratic era with the 2018 election of former cricketer Imran Khan and his populist promises of a “new Pakistan.”
REVISITING PAKISTAN’S TANGLE OF CONTRADICTIONS AND VIOLENCEBILAL QURESHIDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
You can see it in populist politics, where leaders are more focused on the next election and the desires of their base than the long-term health of the nation.
HUMANITY IS STUCK IN SHORT-TERM THINKING. HERE’S HOW WE ESCAPE.KATIE MCLEANOCTOBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Her homecoming brought reporters to 17 Madison Street for the details about her alignment with the Populist party.
SUSAN B. ANTHONYALMA LUTZ
Watching the straws in the wind, she saw Republican supremacy seriously threatened by the new Populist party.
SUSAN B. ANTHONYALMA LUTZ
The Populist movement promised to cause a healthy division of the whites into two parties.
CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION IN ALABAMAWALTER L. FLEMING
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WORDS RELATED TO POPULIST

  • autonomous
  • common
  • communal
  • constitutional
  • egalitarian
  • equal
  • free
  • friendly
  • individualistic
  • informal
  • just
  • libertarian
  • orderly
  • popular
  • populist
  • self-ruling
  • across-the-board
  • common
  • democratic
  • everyday
  • fundamental
  • middle-class
  • popular
  • populist
  • rank-and-file
  • widespread
  • working-class
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.