Hindi translation of 'prevail'
prevail /prɪˈveɪl प्रिˈव़ेइल्/
Word forms: prevails, prevailing, prevailed
1. intransitive verb
If a proposal, principle, or opinion prevails, it gains influence or is accepted.
We hope that common sense will prevail.
2. intransitive verb
If a situation or attitude prevails in a particular place at a particular time, it is normal or most common at that place and time.
प्रचलन में होना
Confusion prevailed at the time of the revolution.
3. intransitive verb
If you prevail upon someone to do something, you succeed in persuading them to do it.
He prevailed upon her to lie about their relationship.
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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 Hindi Dictionary