Translation of "prevalent" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈprev.əl.ənt/ us

existing very commonly or happening often

frecuente, corriente
These diseases are more prevalent among young children.
Trees are dying in areas where acid rain is most prevalent.
prevalence noun [ no plural ] uk /-əns/ us

preponderancia, predominio
the prevalence of smoking among teenagers

(Translation of “prevalent” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)