Definitions of prevail:
- verb: continue to exist
- verb: be valid, applicable, or true
- verb: use persuasion successfully
Example: "He prevailed upon her to visit his parents"
- verb: prove superior
Example: "The champion prevailed, though it was a hard fight"
- verb: be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance
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