Definition of 'populist'
Example sentences containing 'populist'
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Such a measure would have populist appeal.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This is a piece with straightforward populist appeal.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The resulting anxiety about the potential strain on creaking welfare systems could well fuel populist movements.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He is a straight talker a populist touch.The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Their populist appeal was not in doubt.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He added that lasting hardship is set to undermine centrist politics and fuel the rise of populist politics and politicians.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There is speculation that they could form a dream ticket, intellectual rigour with a populist touch.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Nasty populist movements around the world have their roots in the incompetence of elected politicians who put self-interest before public service.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It also would widen the chasm between the economic haves and have-nots when economic dislocation is feeding a dangerous rise in populist politics.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Having failed to secure these, they may now be succeeded by a populist movement that imagines itself immune from the laws of arithmetic.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Only Britain's populist politics stands in the way.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It isn't sound economics; it is just populist politics.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Once that is understood, it becomes easier to answer the questions being raised by populist politicians in the North.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Neither system has proved perfect, but don't let a populist politician sell a new generation a total myth.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The government made matters worse by introducing populist measures, relaxing the requirements to repay, and restricting the power of lenders to recover debts.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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