What is another word for prevalent?

886 synonyms found


[ pɹˈɛvələnt], [ pɹˈɛvələnt], [ p_ɹ_ˈɛ_v_ə_l_ə_n_t]

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How to use "Prevalent" in context?

In English, "prevail" means to be more common or to be in the majority. When used about something that is happening, the word "prevail" means that it is happening more often than not. The word "prevalent" can also have a negative meaning when used about something that is happening too often. Here are three examples of how the word "prevalent" can be used in English.

1) The prevalence of cold weather is causing illness.

2) The prevalence of corruption in the government is a major problem.

3) The prevalence of high cholesterol in the population is worrisome.

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