prevail on/upon sb - definición en el diccionario inglés británico y tesauro - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “prevail on/upon sb” en inglés

See all translations

prevail on/upon sb

phrasal verb with prevail uk   us   /prɪˈveɪl/ verb [I] formal
to persuade someone to do something that they do not want to do: He was eventually prevailed upon to accept the appointment.
Traducciones de “prevail on/upon sb”
en chino (tradicionál) 說服(某人)…
en chino (simplificado) 说服(某人)…
(Definition of prevail on/upon sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de prevail on/upon sb
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Palabra del día

selfless

caring more for what other people need and want rather than for what you yourself need and want

Palabra del día

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Kate Woodford,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Aprende más 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Aprende más