Definition of pluralities


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • pluralities is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 13 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • pluralities is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 17 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of pluralities

  • (in an election with more than 2 options) the number of votes for the candidate or party receiving the greatest number (but less that half of the votes) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. relative majority

  • a large indefinite number (noun)

    Examples

    1. a plurality of religions

    Synonyms

    1. battalion
    2. large number
    3. multitude
    4. pack

  • the state of being plural (noun)

    Examples

    1. to mark plurality, one language may add an extra syllable to the word whereas another may simply change the vowel in the existing final syllable

See definition of pluralities in Merriam Webster