French translation of 'prevail'
- (= triumph) [common sense, opinion, proposal]
⇒ In the end, common sense prevailed.
À la fin, le bon sens a prévalu.
⇒ Rick still believes that justice will prevail.
Rick croit toujours que la justice prévaudra.to prevail over sth
prévaloir contre qch
- (= exist, be common) [doctrine, situation, conditions, attitudes]
⇒ A similar situation prevails in America.
Une situation similaire a cours en Amérique.
- (= win) (in battle, contest, dispute)
Example Sentences Including 'prevail'
Conditions such as now prevail belong in our legends of the Golden Age.The Complete Stories Volume 2
He will prevail against all the evils that lie within the boundaries of the world.A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990
The natural order would prevail once more with the current scouring the coast from east to west.AMAGANSETT (2004)
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Translation of prevail from the Collins English to French Dictionary