Meaning of Demagogue

English: Demagogue
Bangla: জননেতা, বাগ্মী
Hindi: डेमागाग, दुर्जनों का नेता, प्रजानायक
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Bangla Academy Dictionary:

Definition: 1

a person, especially an orator or political leader, who gains power and popularity by arousing the emotions, passions, and prejudices of the people.

Definition: 2

(in ancient times) a leader of the people.

Definition: 3

to treat or manipulate (a political issue) in the manner of a demagogue; obscure or distort with emotionalism, prejudice, etc.

Definition: 4

to speak or act like a demagogue.

Definition: 5

a political agitator who appeals with crude oratory to the prejudice and passions of the mob