preponderated, past participle; preponderated, past tense; preponderates, 3rd person singular present; preponderating, present participle
Be greater in number, influence, or importance
- the advantages preponderate over this apparent disadvantage
weigh more heavily; "these considerations outweigh our wishes"
(preponderating) overriding: having superior power and influence; "the predominant mood among policy-makers is optimism"
To outweigh; to overpower by weight; to exceed in weight; to overbalance; To overpower by stronger or moral power; (obsolete) To cause to prefer; to incline; to decide; To exceed in weight; hence, to predominate
to surpass others in numbers, intensity, force, or prowess.