Popular Wordlists

preponderance

preponderance

preponderance - Dictionary definition and meaning for word preponderance

Definition
(noun) superiority in power or influence
Example Sentence
  • the preponderance of good over evil
  • the preponderance of wealth and power

Definition
(noun) a superiority in numbers or amount
Synonyms : prevalence
Example Sentence
  • a preponderance of evidence against the defendant

Definition
(noun) exceeding in heaviness; having greater weight
Example Sentence
  • the least preponderance in either pan will unbalance the scale

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for preponderance

ponderous means weighty, unwieldy...so preponderance may be remembered as something having heavy weight, quantity or power
58       1

by bloomflora

prePONDeRANCe...In monetary value, the POUND is superior to the FRANC.
9       0

by dshefman

pre- pond- e - rance. Consider only pond and d(r)ance .. Earlier times witnessed lot of kings enjoying dance with decorations around ponds and lakes !! So this means superiority of power, quality.
3       10

by sh_kk

pre(b4)+ponder(think)= such a heavy or large in no. dat u have to ponder about it before..
0       0

by kannu005

Hiring Content Writers!

We are looking for rockstar content writers with keen interest in digital marketing & technology. For more details call at 9717273939.

Love us on FB !