prevailing, prevalent, predominant, dominant, rife(adj)
most frequent or common
overriding, paramount, predominant, predominate, preponderant, preponderating(adj)
having superior power and influence
"the predominant mood among policy-makers is optimism"
common or widespread; prevalent
significant or important; dominant
having the ascendency over others; superior in strength, influence, or authority; prevailing; as, a predominant color; predominant excellence
The numerical value of predominant in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of predominant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The family seems to have two predominant functions to provide warmth and love in time of need and to drive each other insane.
The predominant concept [to date] has been a drug-free world, rather than a pragmatic acceptance that substance use is common.
What happens in Saudi Arabia is based on judicial investigations and implementing the predominant law. If it is the case, then we respect the rule of law in this state.
, he played a predominant and active role in the functioning of the local structure put in place during the group's occupation of Timbuktu in 2012, intentional attacks against historic monuments and buildings dedicated to religion are serious crimes.
You can see a lot of pollution over parts of Asia that is almost continuous. You can’t really see the ground very well. And those fires in California over the summer, that smoke was pretty extensive. But the predominant thing is you just notice how thin the atmosphere is, how fragile it looks. That combined with these large swabs of pollution is somewhat alarming.
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