Synonyms of rife in English:

rife


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adjective

1‘violence is rife in our cities’

SYNONYMS
widespread, general, common, universal, extensive, ubiquitous, global, omnipresent, everywhere, present everywhere, pandemic, epidemic, endemic, inescapable, insidious, prevalent, penetrating, pervading, pervasive, permeating, immanent
rare permeative, suffusive, permeant
ANTONYMS

scarce, unknown

2‘the village was rife with gossip’

SYNONYMS
overflowing, bursting, alive, swarming, teeming, seething, lousy
abounding in, abundant in, overrun by, full of
ANTONYMS

devoid of