demagogue [dem-uh-gog, -gawg]
1. a person, especially an orator or political leader, who gains power and popularity by arousing the emotions, passions, and prejudices of the people.
2. (in ancient times) a leader of the people.
verb (used with object), demagogued, demagoguing.
3. to treat or manipulate (a political issue) in the manner of a demagogue; obscure or distort with emotionalism, prejudice, etc.
verb (used without object), demagogued, demagoguing.
4. to speak or act like a demagogue.
Origin: 1640-50; < Greek dēmagōgós a leader of the people, popular leader, equivalent to dêm (os) people + agōgós leading, guiding; see -agogue
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