Synonyms of 'prevail'
1 winDictionary, succeed, triumph
We hoped that common sense would prevail.
phrasal verbprevail on or upon someone
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If one type of person or thing predominates in a group, there is more of that type of person or thing in the group than of any other.
All nationalities were represented, but the English and American predominated.
to be more powerful, important, numerous, etc (than)
Thesaurus for prevail from the Collins English Thesaurus
If a proposal , principle , or opinion prevails , it gains influence or is accepted , often after a struggle or argument .