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Popular with many people - synonyms or related words

peak

adjective

often humorous

used to refer to something that has reached the highest degree of popularity, with the result that it starts to become less popular

viral

adjective

informal

very popular and spreading very quickly, especially on the Internet

trending

adjective

very popular as a subject discussed on the microblogging service Twitter

popular

adjective

a popular activity, place, thing etc is one that many people like

fashionable

adjective

popular at a particular time

acclaimed

adjective

publicly written and talked about in an admiring way

well-received

adjective

getting a good reaction from people

top-rated

adjective

mainly journalism

very popular, or successful

much loved/respected/admired/criticized etc

used for describing someone or something that is loved, respected etc a lot or by many people

big

adjective

informal

popular with many people

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troll factory

a company that pays pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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