prevail on/upon sb
— phrasal verb with prevail uk /prɪˈveɪl/ us /prɪˈveɪl/ verb [ I ] formal
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(Definition of “prevail on/upon sb” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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