What does prevalent mean?

Definitions for prevalent
ˈprɛv ə ləntpreva·lent

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word prevalent.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prevailing, prevalent, predominant, dominant, rife(adj)

    most frequent or common

    "prevailing winds"

Wiktionary

  1. prevalent(Adjective)

    Widespread or preferred.

  2. prevalent(Adjective)

    Superior or dominant.

  3. Origin: From praevalentem.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prevalent(adj)

    gaining advantage or superiority; having superior force, influence, or efficacy; prevailing; predominant; successful; victorious

  2. Prevalent(adj)

    most generally received or current; most widely adopted or practiced; also, generally or extensively existing; widespread; prevailing; as, a prevalent observance; prevalent disease

How to pronounce prevalent?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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    Indian

How to say prevalent in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prevalent in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prevalent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of prevalent in a Sentence

  1. Joe Sliwkowski:

    They tend to be more prevalent when it's warm and dogs are out more.

  2. Kurt Barnes:

    Scooters are becoming more and more prevalent, so we are seeing more DUIs.

  3. Daniel Boorstin:

    We must abandon the prevalent belief in the superior wisdom of the ignorant.

  4. Mike Pedersen:

    I have no doubt that in five years carbon pricing will be prevalent in the Western world.

  5. Eric Wiegand:

    Unfortunately, we haven't been able to divorce ourselves from the themes that were prevalent last year.

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