Translation of "prevailing" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /prɪˈveɪ.lɪŋ/ us /prɪˈveɪ.lɪŋ/

existing in a particular place or at a particular time

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 that usually blows in a particular direction

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)