Frequency and Prevalence


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Frequency noun – The fact or state of happening often.
Usage example: the frequency of twins in that family is remarkable

Prevalence is a synonym for frequency in recurrence topic. In some cases you can use "Prevalence" instead a noun "Frequency", when it comes to topics like rate of occurrence, commonness. popular alternative
Nearby Words: frequent, frequently, frequence
Synonyms for Frequency


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Prevalence noun – The fact or state of happening often.
Usage example: the prevalence of rumors when hard information is withheld from the public

Frequency is a synonym for prevalence in commonness topic. You can use "Frequency" instead a noun "Prevalence". popular alternative
Nearby Words: prevalent, prevalently
Synonyms for Prevalence

How words are described

high high frequency high prevalence
relative relative frequency relative prevalence
sheer sheer frequency sheer prevalence
actual actual frequency actual prevalence
Other adjectives: extreme, great, ridiculous, unusual, growing, strange, increasing, higher.

Both words in one sentence

  • In Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, due to the rising prevalence of nearly bulletproof cyborgs on the battlefield, High-Frequency Blades have become the weapon of choice for standard combat.
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