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    Could you explain the definitions of "downside" and "popular" below?

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    the only downside at present is that fashion cloth could prove too popular


    (1) Downside = A disadvantageous aspect?
    (2) Popular = Widely liked or appreciated?

    If so, please explain why the talker said "could prove too popular"?

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    You're right. I suppose you mean fashionable clothing, or couture collections.

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    Thanks Francois,

    Please give an example to explain why the talker wanted to complain being "too popular". Usually, we know the more popular a thing is, the more advantageous the thing will have.

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