Definition of omnipresent in English:

omnipresent

Line breaks: omni|pres¦ent
Pronunciation: /ɒmnɪˈprɛz(ə)nt
 
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adjective

  • 1(Of God) present everywhere at the same time.
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    • The gods were omnipresent but they were not necessarily obeyed.
    • According to the poet, Lord Ganesha, the Onkar-shaped omnipresent god, is the bestower of all kinds of boons.
    • The One is the ultimate omnipresent Essence of the Universe.
  • 1.1Widely or constantly encountered; widespread: the omnipresent threat of natural disasters
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    • Believe it or not, this is the first time I've ever encountered the omnipresent Dora series.
    • Myrna said that it was a depressing scene, with heavy smoke and the omnipresent threat of losing everything.
    • King's recommendations to women are in line with the sense of omnipresent threat and moral panic that he projects.
    Synonyms
    present everywhere, ubiquitous, general, universal, worldwide, global, all-pervasive, all-present, infinite, boundless; rife, prevalent, predominant, common, extensive, wide-ranging, far-reaching

Derivatives

omnipresence

noun
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  • Julie - completely dressed down, sans make-up, and still absolutely gorgeous - seemed oblivious to her omnipresence as she chatted with friends in the adjoining pizza place.
  • However, it's omnipresence has become oppressive for some, with the result that many New World drinkers and growers are desperately seeking high and low for a Chardonnay substitute and a few feel that they've found it in Pinot Gris.
  • I think a large part of the improvement in customer service - at least from what I have anecdotally observed - is due to the potential omnipresence of monitors on the call lines.

Origin

early 17th century: from medieval Latin omnipraesent-.

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