Synonyms and Antonyms of prevail (on or upon)
to cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action by using arguments or earnest requests
- We prevailed on him to sing in front of all his friends.
argue, bring, bring around, convert, convince, gain, get, induce, move, persuade, satisfy, talk (into), win (over)
blandish, blarney, cajole, coax, entreat, exhort, fast-talk, urge, wheedle
allure, beguile, lead on, lure, seduce, snow, tempt
incline, influence, move, prompt, sell, sway