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prevail
Used in
The War of the Worlds
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  • Great anxiety prevails in West Surrey, and earthworks are being thrown up to check the advance Londonward.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: she prevailed upon him
as in: reason will prevail
as in: prevailing attitude
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