Plurality Meaning

There are 3 meaning(s) for word Plurality

Plurality Meaning 1 : (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)

    Synonyms : relative majority
Plurality Meaning 2 : a large indefinite number

    Example : a plurality of religions

    Synonyms : battalion,  large number,  multitude,  pack
Plurality Meaning 3 : the state of being plural

    Example : 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