ubiquitous


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u·biq·ui·tous

 (yo͞o-bĭk′wĭ-təs)
adj.
Being or seeming to be everywhere at the same time; omnipresent.

u·biq′ui·tous·ly adv.
u·biq′ui·tous·ness n.

ubiquitous

(juːˈbɪkwɪtəs)
adj
1. having or seeming to have the ability to be everywhere at once; omnipresent
[C14: from Latin ubīque everywhere, from ubī where]
uˈbiquitously adv uˈbiquity uˈbiquitousness n

u•biq•ui•tous

(yuˈbɪk wɪ təs)

adj.
existing or being everywhere, esp. at the same time; omnipresent.
[1830–40; ubiquit(y) « Latin ubīqu(e) everywhere]
u•biq′ui•tous•ly, adv.
u•biq′ui•tous•ness, u•biq′ui•ty, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ubiquitous - being present everywhere at once
present - being or existing in a specified place; "the murderer is present in this room"; "present at the wedding"; "present at the creation"

ubiquitous

adjective ever-present, pervasive, omnipresent, all-over, everywhere, universal She is the most ubiquitous media personality around.
Translations

ubiquitous

[juːˈbɪkwɪtəs] ADJubicuo, omnipresente
it is ubiquitous in Spainse encuentra en toda Espana
the secretary has to be ubiquitousel secretario tiene que estar constantemente en todas partes

ubiquitous

[juːˈbɪkwətəs] adjomnipresent(e)

ubiquitous

adjallgegenwartig; sandstone is ubiquitous in this districtSandstein ist in dieser Gegend uberall zu finden

ubiquitous

[juːˈbɪkwɪtəs] adj (frm) → onnipresente
References in classic literature ?
The ubiquitous Sing was on hand during the interview, but from his expressionless face none might guess what was passing through the tortuous channels of his Oriental mind.
Down out of the blue it would rush, as it dropped upon him changing itself into the ubiquitous electric car.
It was an inconsistent and ubiquitous fiend too, for, while it was making the whole night behind him dreadful, he darted out into the roadway to avoid dark alleys, fearful of its coming hopping out of them like a dropsical boy's-Kite without tail and wings.

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