Definitions for pervasive
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word pervasive
permeant, permeating, permeative, pervasive(adj)
spreading or spread throughout
"armed with permeative irony...he punctures affectations"; "the pervasive odor of garlic"; "an error is pervasive if it is material to more than one conclusion"
Manifested throughout; pervading, permeating, penetrating or affecting everything.
The medication had a pervasive effect on the patient's health.
Origin: From pervasus, from pervado, from per + vado.
tending to pervade, or having power to spread throughout; of a pervading quality
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Sadness is pervasive, so focus on joy, focus on happiness.
We don't know how far, wide and pervasive it was, i feel violated.
I think that this is a problem that is pervasive across the country.
This study highlights that illicit financial flows are pervasive and pernicious in the developing world.
Not many people realize just how pervasive sugar is in the food supply. It's now found in about 75 percent of the foods we eat.
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- determinante, penetrante, dominanteSpanish
- pénétrant, envahissantFrench
- wszechogarniający, wszechobecnyPolish
- распространяющийся, заполняющий, проникающий, пропитывающийRussian
- genomgående, genomträngandeSwedish
- lan toả, rộng khắpVietnamese
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