If you’re talking about the most popular or common thing, call it predominant. If the predominant feeling in a neighborhood is that pizza is the best food, the result might be pizzerias being the predominant type of restaurant there.

The adjective predominant describes a person or thing with great power or influence, or something that is prevalent. It comes from the Latin prefix prae-, “before,” and dominari, “to rule.” For example, because so many people like hip-hop, it might be the predominant music heard at a school dance. And that neighborhood with all the pizzerias? Teenagers are the predominant customers, and pepperoni is the predominant topping.

Definitions of predominant

adj having superior power and influence

“the predominant mood among policy-makers is optimism”
overriding, paramount, predominate, preponderant, preponderating
exercising influence or control

adj most frequent or common

dominant, prevailing, prevalent, rife
coming at short intervals or habitually

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