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dem·a·gog·ic

 (dĕm′ə-gŏj′ĭk, -gŏg′-, -gō′jĭk) also dem·a·gog·i·cal (-gŏj′ĭ-kəl, -gŏg′-, -gō′jĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a demagogue.

dem′a·gog′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.demagogical - characteristic of or resembling a demagogue; "demagogic speeches"
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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell put it most demagogically when he claimed the Bush Administration was trying to redefine Geneva and would lead others to ''doubt the moral basis of our fight against terrorism'' and ''put our own troops at risk.