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pervasive

Synonyms of pervasive in English:

adjective

  • a pervasive smell of staleness ageism is pervasive in our society
    prevalent, penetrating, pervading, permeating, extensive, ubiquitous, omnipresent, present everywhere, rife, widespread, general, common, universal, pandemic, epidemic, endemic, inescapable, insidious;
    rare permeative, suffusive, permeant
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    Word of the day prepotent
    Pronunciation: ˌprēˈpōtnt
    adjective
    greater than others in power or influence