crowd-pleaser
noun Date: 1943 one (as a performer or product) that is notably or reliably popular or appealing <
a flamboyant crowd-pleaser given to mad feats of daring — Tony Hendra
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crowd-pleasing adjective

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  • pleaser — noun a pleasing entertainer he is quite the crowd pleaser • Derivationally related forms: ↑please • Hypernyms: ↑entertainer …   Useful english dictionary

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