What does the word unpopular mean?

Usage examples for unpopular

  1. It is almost impossible to suppose that an English ministry would consent to a treaty that would be unpopular in parliament and the country. – Lord Elgin by John George Bourinot
  2. True, the victory of the second, with his one weapon, is seldom a victory after the hearts of all the other spectators, and makes him unpopular. – Human, All-Too-Human, Part II by Friedrich Nietzsche
  3. This friendship with the detested Flemings cost Las Casas dear with his own people, and made him more unpopular than ever. – Bartholomew de Las Casas; his life, apostolate, and writings by Francis Augustus MacNutt