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prevail
British English: /prɪˈveɪl/
American English: /prəˈveɪl/

Translation of prevail in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (gain mastery) against, over über + Akk.
    prevail [up]on somebody
    auf jemanden einwirken
    jemanden überreden
    prevail [up]on somebody to do something
    jemanden dazu bewegen od. überreden, etwas zu tun
    be prevailed [up]on to do something
    sich bewegen od. überreden lassen, etwas zu tun
  • 3
    (be current)
    this type of approach prevailed for many years
    dieser Ansatz war jahrelang gängig od. üblich

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