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noun [countable] [usually singular] bandwagon pronunciation in American English /ˈbændˌwæɡən/
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pluralbandwagons
  1. an idea or activity, especially in politics or business, that suddenly becomes very popular or fashionable, so that a lot of people want to be involved in it
    His recent poll victory could start an ultra-nationalist bandwagon rolling.
    jump on/climb on/join the bandwagon: Every business was trying to jump on the “dot-com” bandwagon.

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