Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Polish translation of “prevalent”

prevalent

adjective
 
 
/ˈprevələnt/
existing a lot in a particular group, area, or at a particular time
rozpowszechniony
These diseases are more prevalent among young children.Plain and ordinaryTedious and uninspiring
prevalence
 
 
/ˈprevələns/ noun [U]
when something exists a lot in a particular group, area, or at a particular time
rozpowszechnienie, powszechność
the prevalence of smoking among teenagersPlain and ordinaryTedious and uninspiring
(Definition of prevalent from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “prevalent” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

see the light of day

When something sees the light of day, it appears for the first time.

Word of the Day

Highly delighted, bitterly disappointed, ridiculously cheap: adverbs for emphasis.

by Liz Walter,
October 22, 2014
We often make adjectives stronger by putting an adverb in front of them. The most common ones are very and, for a stronger meaning, extremely: He was very pleased. The ship is extremely large. However, we don’t use very or extremely for adjectives that already have a strong meaning, for example fantastic,

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More