popularizer


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pop·u·lar·ize

 (pŏp′yə-lə-rīz′)
tr.v. pop·u·lar·ized, pop·u·lar·iz·ing, pop·u·lar·iz·es
1. To make popular: A famous dancer popularized the new hairstyle.
2. To present in a widely understandable or acceptable form: popularize technical material for a general audience.

pop′u·lar·i·za′tion (-lər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
pop′u·lar·iz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.popularizer - someone who makes attractive to the general public
communicator - a person who communicates with others
Translations

popularizer

n he is a great popularizer of political/scientific ideaser macht politische/wissenschaftliche Ideen auch der breiten Masse zugänglich

popularizer

[ˈpɒpjʊləˌraɪzəʳ] ndivulgatore/trice
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In more than fifty books, this classical scholar has made accessible to the general reader major periods and problems of ancient Greek and Roman history while earning a reputation as an insightful and reliable popularizer.
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The stylish fashion blogger was honored in 2015 when she was inducted into Conde Nast's Popularizer 100; a list of 100 influential fashion, beauty, and lifestyle personalities.
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