Adjective "ubiquitous" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/juːˈbɪkwɪtəs/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Present, appearing, or found everywhere.
  1. 'cowboy hats are ubiquitous among the male singers'
  2. 'These days, the programme is so popular and so ubiquitous, that I just tend to keep quiet.'
  3. 'The electric guitar has become a ubiquitous presence in virtually all forms of popular music.'
  4. 'Its influence is so ubiquitous that it comes to dictate a lot of our conversations.'
  5. 'Plasticity in expression of these Phases is a ubiquitous feature of the majority of CAM plants.'
  6. 'I set off with my ubiquitous armed guards into the Hawlwadig district near the city's Bakara market.'
  7. 'I take supplements to try and offset or negate the effects of the ubiquitous poisons in our food and environment.'
  8. 'The retail brand is a ubiquitous feature of the retail landscape in North America.'
  9. 'We now have a ubiquitous personal and immediate substitute for present company.'
  10. 'It's impossible not to be influenced by Leone because his work is ubiquitous.'
  11. 'In five years how close will we be to ubiquitous or pervasive computing?'

Definitions

adjective

1. existing or being everywhere, especially at the same time; omnipresent: ubiquitous fog; ubiquitous little ants.

More examples(as adjective)

"troops can be ubiquitous in capitals."

"themes can be ubiquitous in lives."

"signs can be ubiquitous in places."

"roles can be ubiquitous in reportings."

"posters can be ubiquitous on walls."

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Origin

Mid 19th century: from modern Latin ubiquitas (from Latin ubique ‘everywhere’, from ubi ‘where’) + -ous.