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Synonyms for predominate
prɪˈdɒm əˌneɪtpre·dom·i·nate

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  1. predominateverb


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  3. predominateverb

    To be prominent; to loom large; to be the chief component of a whole.


  4. predominateverb

    To dominate or hold power over, especially through numerical advantage; to outweigh.


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  1. overriding, paramount, predominant, predominate, preponderant, preponderatingverb

    having superior power and influence

    "the predominant mood among policy-makers is optimism"

    rife, dominant, prevailing, predominant, overriding, preponderating, paramount, prevalent, preponderant

    low-level, subordinate

  2. predominate, dominate, rule, reign, prevailverb

    be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance

    "Money reigns supreme here"; "Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood"

    eclipse, govern, dominate, reign, rein, endure, overshadow, hold, overtop, overlook, run, prevail, rule, obtain, hulk, harness, loom, find, tower, command, persist, triumph, decree, master, die hard

    subordinate, low-level

  3. loom, tower, predominate, hulkverb

    appear very large or occupy a commanding position

    "The huge sculpture predominates over the fountain"; "Large shadows loomed on the canyon wall"

    rule, loom, tower, hulk, dominate, brood, hover, prevail, bulk large, reign

    low-level, subordinate

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  1. predominateverb

    prevail, dominate, rule, preponderate, be supreme, be sovereign, be in the ascendant

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  1. List of paraphrases for "predominate":

    predominated, dominate, prevail, predominant, dominated

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  1. Anna Sorokina:

    It’s clear that shrapnel wounds predominate but there are also bullet wounds.

  2. Menander:

    In everything you will find annoyances, but you ought to consider whether the advantages do not predominate.

  3. Lee Philip Rudofsky:

    It's very hard for me to figure out what these courts mean when they say don't take race into account a lot but take race into account, i understand what they've said, but it sounds a whole lot more like a system we've set up to say something and then not really do what we're saying and I don't know how to resolve that ... I'm just a lowly district judge, and I don't get to change what the Supreme Court has said. But it strikes me that there really doesn't seem to be a lot of room between don't let race predominate but take race into account.


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