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synonyms for plurality

  • advantage
  • bulk
  • lead
  • majority
  • mass
  • multiplicity
  • numerousness
  • preponderance
  • profusion
  • variety
  • greater part
  • most
  • nearly all

antonyms for plurality

MOST RELEVANT
  • minority
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How to use plurality in a sentence

At the presidential level, the winner of the plurality of the vote gets the state’s 16 electoral votes.
DEMOCRATS DON’T NEED TO WIN GEORGIA, IOWA, OHIO OR TEXAS — BUT THEY COULDPERRY BACON JR. (PERRY.BACON@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 16, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
In a Fox News survey from late November, the plurality of people, 47 percent, thought that not all the votes in Florida had been counted.
A CONTESTED 2020 ELECTION WOULD BE WAY WORSE THAN BUSH V. GORECLARE MALONE (CLARE.MALONE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 9, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Such reviews can take many months to complete and open up the possibility of the regulator blocking the deal, which it can do if believes the purchase would in any way undermine national security, financial stability or plurality in media ownership.
WHY NVIDIA’S PURCHASE OF ARM WORRIES THE U.K. TECH SECTORJEREMY KAHNSEPTEMBER 14, 2020FORTUNE
It’s not uncommon for a candidate to win with a plurality of only 20 percent or 30 percent of the vote.
MORNING REPORT: NEW ETHICS CONCERNS FOR CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATEVOICE OF SAN DIEGOSEPTEMBER 3, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
That means the next mayor could be someone who seizes a relatively small percentage of the vote, so long as it’s a plurality.
NORTH COUNTY REPORT: NEXT OCEANSIDE MAYOR MAY NOT HAVE MUCH SUPPORTKAYLA JIMENEZSEPTEMBER 2, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Each society of monks elected its superior; for, in the early ages of the church, everything was done by the plurality of voices.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
He permitted a plurality of wives, conforming in this point to the immemorial usage of the orientals.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The unity of darkness contains a multiple, a mysterious plurality—visible in matter, realised in thought.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
The Jews were encouraged to indulge in a plurality of wives; but they were nowhere directed or recommended to live on alms.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
We therefore assert the existence of several genera, and that this plurality is not accidental.
PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 3PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PLURALITY

  • best part
  • better part
  • biggest share
  • body
  • generality
  • greater number
  • greater part
  • gross
  • lion's share
  • major part
  • majority
  • mass
  • nearly all
  • plurality
  • predominant part
  • preponderance
  • principal part
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.