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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To be more important or frequent than something else. To pass in influence or power. Also: To sink downward.

Usage examples (41)
  • It's about the random acts of kindness which still, magically, preponderate over acts of incivility or nastiness.
  • Verb (used without object), : Evidence for the accused preponderated at the trial
  • I wish I quite knew that the former preponderate, --
  • And on the roads we take, small Obama signs preponderate. for more
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