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prevail

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of prevail

  1. 1 to achieve victory (as in a contest) we shall prevail despite the overwhelming odds Synonyms of prevail conquer, win, triumphWords Related to prevail overcome, sweep; squeak, squeeze; contend, vie; succeed; breeze, rompNear Antonyms of prevail collapse, fail, flop, fold, wash out; flounder, struggle; decline, slip, slump, waneAntonyms of prevail lose

  2. 2 to continue to operate or to meet one's needs a custom that still prevails in many areas of Africa Synonyms of prevail hold up, keep up, last, hold out, surviveWords Related to prevail bear up, carry on, cope, endure, fare, get along, get by, get on, go, hang in, make out, manage, persevere; abide, continue, draw out, hang on, hold on, linger, persist, remain, run on, stretchNear Antonyms of prevail break, break down, collapse, conk (out), crash, cut out, die, expire, stall, stop; run down, waneAntonyms of prevail fail, fizzle, give out, go out, peter (out), run out



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