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  • an orator or leader who gains favor by exciting the passions and prejudices of the audience
  • (ancient) a leader of the people
  • to speak or act in the manner of a demagogue
  • characteristic of a demagogue
- The Nuttall Encyclopedia

Dem"a*gogue (?; 115), n. [Gr. dhmagwgo`s a popular leader; commonly in a bad sense, a leader of the mob; dh^mos the people + 'agwgo`s leading, fr. 'a`gein to lead; akin to E. act: cf. F. démagogue.] A leader of the rabble; one who attempts to control the multitude by specious or deceitful arts; an unprincipled and factious mob orator or political leader.

- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

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