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demagogic

[dem-uh-goj-ik, -gog-, -goh-jik]
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adjective
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of a demagogue.
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Also dem·a·gog·i·cal.

Origin of demagogic

1825–35; < Greek dēmagōgikós, equivalent to dēmagōg(ós) (see demagogue) + -ikos -ic
Related formsdem·a·gog·i·cal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for demagogically

demagogic

demagogical

adjective
  1. of, characteristic of, relating to, or resembling a demagogue
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Derived Formsdemagogically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for demagogically

demagogic

adj.

1831; see demagogue + -ic. Cf. Greek demagogikos "fit for or like a demagogue."

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