Definition of ubiquitous in English:

ubiquitous

adjective

  • Present, appearing, or found everywhere.

    ‘his ubiquitous influence was felt by all the family’
    ‘cowboy hats are ubiquitous among the male singers’
    • ‘In this way, the global ubiquitous computer is much more like a living organism than the Turing machine.’
    • ‘We now have a ubiquitous personal and immediate substitute for present company.’
    • ‘The electric guitar has become a ubiquitous presence in virtually all forms of popular music.’
    • ‘It's impossible not to be influenced by Leone because his work is ubiquitous.’
    • ‘We saw the ubiquitous charity shops sprouting everywhere, which is the first sign of decline.’
    • ‘The retail brand is a ubiquitous feature of the retail landscape in North America.’
    • ‘A certain degree of plasticity in physiological traits is ubiquitous among plants.’
    • ‘These days, the programme is so popular and so ubiquitous, that I just tend to keep quiet.’
    • ‘Hoummos is one of those ubiquitous foods whose popularity has brought forward its own use-by date.’
    • ‘It almost seems superfluous to name-check the ubiquitous brands in the Kellogg's stable.’
    • ‘The number of this ubiquitous vehicle went down after the mopeds gained popularity.’
    • ‘All the soldiers are heavily armed, most with the ubiquitous Kalashnikov.’
    • ‘It is an easy, ubiquitous option but one that appears to be losing some of its mass appeal.’
    • ‘I think we'll remember this war as the war of the ubiquitous video phone.’
    • ‘What had been neglected was the almost ubiquitous presence of radiation.’
    • ‘In five years how close will we be to ubiquitous or pervasive computing?’
    • ‘Its influence is so ubiquitous that it comes to dictate a lot of our conversations.’
    • ‘Plasticity in expression of these Phases is a ubiquitous feature of the majority of CAM plants.’
    • ‘I take supplements to try and offset or negate the effects of the ubiquitous poisons in our food and environment.’
    • ‘I set off with my ubiquitous armed guards into the Hawlwadig district near the city's Bakara market.’
    omnipresent, ever-present, present everywhere, everywhere, all-over, all over the place, pervasive, all-pervasive, universal, worldwide, global
    rife, prevalent, predominant, very common, popular, extensive, wide-ranging, far-reaching, inescapable
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Origin

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

Pronunciation:

ubiquitous

/yo͞oˈbikwədəs/