Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: adverb

Definitions: (adverb) predominantly means ‘mostly’.

Examples: (adverb) People that support football clubs are predominantly males. (adverb) Her work during this period was predominantly about helping children learning to read.

Synonyms: adverbs: mostly, mainly, largely.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 8 B