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prevail
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The Brothers Karamazov
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prevail
Used in
The Brothers Karamazov
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  • That Truth may prevail.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • To prevail upon her by force or kindness was also impossible: she would yield to nothing.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Well, if Truth were to prevail, you know, you'd be the first to be robbed and suppressed.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Yet the whole still stands steadfast before their eyes, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.  (not reviewed by editor)

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