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Definition:

  1. [verb] be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance; "Money reigns supreme here"; "Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood"
    Synonyms: predominate, dominate, rule, reign

  2. [verb] be valid, applicable, or true; "This theory still holds"
    Synonyms: hold, obtain

  3. [verb] continue to exist; "These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
    Synonyms: persist, die hard, run, endure

  4. [verb] prove superior; "The champion prevailed, though it was a hard fight"
    Synonyms: triumph

  5. [verb] use persuasion successfully; "He prevailed upon her to visit his parents"

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