Thesaurus.com
synonyms
  • definitions

prevailing

see definition of prevailing
  • adjgeneral, dominant
Relevance ranks synonyms and suggests the best matches based on how closely a synonym’s sense matches the sense you selected.
Relevance
A-Z
Length
-
+

Synonyms for prevailing

adj general, dominant
  • current
  • predominant
  • prevalent
  • rampant
  • universal
  • usual
  • established
  • predominating
  • preponderating
  • ruling
  • set
  • steady
  • sweeping
  • all-embracing
  • by the numbers
  • catholic
  • common
  • comprehensive
  • customary
  • ecumenical
  • familiar
  • fashionable
  • in style
  • in vogue
  • influential
  • main
  • operative
  • ordinary
  • popular
  • principal
  • regnant
  • regular
  • rife
  • widespread
  • worldwide

Antonyms for prevailing

  • limited
  • uncommon
  • unfixed
  • individual
  • minor
  • peculiar
  • private
  • unimportant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to prevailing

actual

adjective. existing at the present time
  • current
  • exact
  • existent
  • extant
  • live
  • living
  • original
  • prevailing

excelling

adjective. surpassing
  • exceeding
  • excellent
  • outshining
  • prevailing
  • superior
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
  • PREVIOUS
  • NEXT