predominate

All Verb Adjective Noun
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  • There are many good men whose fear of GOD predominates over their love. Cited from Life Of Johnson, Vol. 3,Boswell, ed. Birkbeck Hill
  • Among this latter class, old men, old women, and very young boys predominated. Cited from The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 13, No. 354
  • It is not a question whether one order of study or another should predominate. Cited from Science & Education, by Thomas H. Huxley
  • Dark areas predominate and stand out, with areas of nothing but a single color.
  • Single family homes predominate, with a number of two- and three-family houses present.
  • "Is she dead?" said the voice that predominated over every other within him. Cited from Silas Marner George Eliot/Mary Anne Evans
  • Early in the Soviet period, social and political literature predominated among published works.
  • In his new victory over self, the question of her protection predominated. Cited from The Masquerader, by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  • In each little valley or spring run, some one species predominates. Cited from Wake-Robin, by John Burroughs
  • The Roman character, in which the political always predominated over the religious party. Cited from Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Gibbon V1
  • This latter feeling predominated at last in my heart, and in that of my friend. Cited from Raphael, by Alphonse de Lamartine
  • When one faculty predominates we say the individual has talent for that particular thing. Cited from The Head Voice and Other Problems, by D. A. Clippinger
  • The land within this district is heavily developed, with a mixed-use character predominating.
  • He and his football team remain the predominate symbol of the high school.
  • It has also been found that different forms tend to predominate at different times of year.
  • Each album has a different sound from the last, with the most predominate sound being alternative metal.
  • It is really a house of state, a house without children, one in which public life predominates. Cited from Principles of Home Decoration, by Candace Wheeler
  • When she grew to woman's estate, which of the races would predominate? Cited from The Road to Mandalay, by B. M. Croker (Bithia Mary Croker)
  • Civil affairs units and medical units now predominate in some states.
  • But the artist in whose work this third element predominates is the really great artist. Cited from Concerning the Spiritual in Art, Wassily Kandinsky
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Meaning of predominate

  • verb Be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance
    Money reigns supreme here, Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood