May 17, 2018
Learner's Word of the Day
predominant /prɪˈdɑːmənənt/ adjective
predominant
/prɪˈdɑːmənənt/
adjective
The predominant color is blue.
The predominant color is blue.
Learner's definition of PREDOMINANT

[more predominant; most predominant]

: more important, powerful, successful, or noticeable than other people or things

  • Red is the predominant [=main] color in the painting.

  • Religion is the predominant theme of the play.

  • She is predominant among new writers.

  • Older people are predominant in that neighborhood. [=most of the people in that neighborhood are older]

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