neopopulist

[ nee-oh-pop-yuh-list ]
/ ˌni oʊˈpɒp yə lɪst /

adjective

pertaining to a revival of populism, especially a sophisticated form appealing to commonplace values and prejudices.

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Origin of neopopulist

First recorded in 1975–80

OTHER WORDS FROM neopopulist

ne·o·pop·u·lism, noun
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