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Antonyms for predominant
prɪˈdɒm ə nəntpre·dom·i·nant

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  1. predominant

    Synonyms:
    prevailing, ascendant, prevalent, superior, overruling

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prevailing, prevalent, predominant, dominant, rifeadjective

    most frequent or common

    "prevailing winds"

    Antonyms:
    low-level, infrequent, subordinate

    Synonyms:
    overabundant, rife, predominate, dominant, prevailing, plethoric, prevalent, preponderating, overriding, paramount, preponderant

  2. overriding, paramount, predominant, predominate, preponderant, preponderatingadjective

    having superior power and influence

    "the predominant mood among policy-makers is optimism"

    Antonyms:
    subordinate, infrequent, low-level

    Synonyms:
    rife, predominate, dominant, prevailing, overriding, preponderating, paramount, prevalent, preponderant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. predominantadjective

    Synonyms:
    dominant, overruling, ascendant, supreme

How to use predominant in a sentence?

  1. Lori Tremmel Freeman:

    That modeling implies that sometime in January, we will be at a different stage of recognizing Omicron, maybe as even a predominant virus. However, we still are learning about the severity, transmissibility, the data is emerging from around the world.

  2. Catherine Bradshaw:

    With the big ice sheet on Antarctica like we have today, the predominant winds are known as katabatic winds, and these go from the land to the sea, they originate from the ice sheet where it is very high, very cold and very dry -- in fact Antarctica receives only a few inches of snowfall a year and is so dry it is classified as a desert.

  3. Oliver Sacks:

    There will be no one like us when we are gone, but then there is no one like anyone else, ever. When people die, they cannot be replaced. They leave holes that cannot be filled, for it is the fate—the genetic and neural fate—of every human being to be a unique individual, to find his own path, to live his own life, to die his own death. I cannot pretend I am without fear. But my predominant feeling is one of gratitude. I have loved and been loved; I have been given much and I have given something in return; I have read and traveled and thought and written. I have had an intercourse with the world, the special intercourse of writers and readers. Above all, I have been a sentient being, a thinking animal, on this beautiful planet, and that in itself has been an enormous privilege and adventure.

  4. Ryun King:

    The swastika and the SS bolts and the Confederate flag tend to be the predominant images that I see that I have to cover up.

  5. Ric Spooner:

    There's a little bit of steadying in oil prices in the Asian time zone. The predominant attitude is one of wait-and-see until the Energy Information Administration (inventory) figures come out.

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