Usage examples for predominance

  1. Her beauty and spirit, as much perhaps as her family connections, had given her this predominance; and no scruples interfered with her use of it. – The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton
  2. This predominance, we may flatter ourselves, will be a more signal blessing to literature than that of any other language could possibly be. – The English Language by Robert Gordon Latham
  3. Though they have little to do with the religion of the people, their presence explains the predominance of Indian rather than Chinese influence in these countries. – Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch by Charles Eliot