prevailing, prevalent, predominant, dominant, rife(adj)
most frequent or common
Predominant; of greatest force.
The prevailing opinion was for additional planning time.
Prevalent, common, widespread.
having superior force or influence; efficacious; persuasive
predominant; prevalent; most general; as, the prevailing disease of a climate; a prevailing opinion
The numerical value of prevailing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of prevailing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Cooler heads have a way of prevailing on something like this.
What we imagine is order is merely the prevailing form of chaos.
We are in currency wars, the prevailing view is that the easy way to stimulate economic growth is to have a low currency.
Perseverance is more prevailing than violence and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together, yield themselves up when taken little by little.
If there is anything the nonconformist hates worse than a conformist, it's another nonconformist who doesn't conform to the prevailing standard of nonconformity.
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