Translation of "prevailing" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

prevailing

adjective uk us /prɪˈveɪ.lɪŋ/

existing in a particular place or at a particular time

盛行的;现有的;通行的
the prevailing attitude 普遍的观点
The prevailing mood is one of optimism. 普遍的情绪是乐观的。
prevailing wind

a wind which usually blows in a particular place

一地区常刮的风,盛行风
The town is kept cool by the prevailing westerly winds. 由于西风盛行,这个城镇很凉爽。

(Translation of “prevailing” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)