What are the opposite words for prevalent?

The word prevalent means widespread or dominant, but there are several antonyms that mean the opposite. One such antonym is rare, which means uncommon or unusual. Another opposite word is unusual, which means uncommon, strange or rare. In the same vein, scarce and uncommon are also antonyms for prevalent. Infrequent, sporadic, and isolated are also antonyms for prevalent. These words describe occurrences that are not common or widespread, but rather rare or only occasionally happening. Therefore if you want to describe something that is not common or widespread, you can use these words as antonyms for prevalent.

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