1. [ adjective ] of or for the common people

"demotic entertainments" "demotic speech" "a poet with a keen ear for demotic rhythms"

Related terms: common
2. [ adjective ] of or written in or belonging to the form of modern Greek based on colloquial use
Related terms: Romaic
3. [ noun ] (linguistics) the modern Greek vernacular
Synonyms: Romaic
Related terms: Modern_Greek
Similar spelling:   denticle