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Spanish translation of “prevail”

prevail

verb /priˈveil/
(with overor against) to win or succeed
prevalecer , imponerse
With God’s help we shall prevail over sin and wickedness Truth must prevail in the end.
to be most usual or common
prevalecer , predominar
This mistaken belief still prevails in some parts of the country .
prevailing adjective most frequent
predominante
The prevailing winds are from the west .
common or widespread at the present time
predominante , imperante ; usual , corriente
the prevailing mood of discontent among young people .
prevalent /ˈprevələnt/ adjective common ; widespread
corriente , frecuente , común ; predominante
Lung diseases used to be prevalent among miners .
prevalence /ˈprevələns/ noun
predominancia
the prevalence of food allergies in the United States .
prevail on phrasal verb ( prevail upon) to persuade
persuadir , convencer
Can I prevail on you to stay for supper ?
(Definition of prevail from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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