Cite
 

Meaning of prevalent

prev•a•lent

Pronunciation: (prev'u-lunt), [key]
— adj.
  1. widespread; of wide extent or occurrence; in general use or acceptance.
  2. having the superiority or ascendancy.
  3. effectual or efficacious.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: