to prove superiorWe hoped that common sense would prevail.
See prevail on or upon someone
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in the sense of predominate
to form the greatest part or be most commonAll nationalities were represented, but the English and American predominated.
in the sense of preponderate
to be more powerful, important, or numerous (than)
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