prevail

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

prevail

verb

Definition of PREVAIL

1
to achieve victory (as in a contest) <we shall prevail despite the overwhelming odds>
Antonyms lose
2
to continue to operate or to meet one's needs <a custom that still prevails in many areas of Africa>
Antonyms fail, fizzle, give out, go out, peter (out), run out

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