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prevail
Used in
Dune
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  • Slowly her long years of training prevailed.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Who could tell yet what rules of parenthood prevailed here?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • My good friends and companions, Thufir Hawat and Duncan Idaho, my years as a fugitive without rank or succor . . . and one more thing: it is now kanly and you know as well as I the rules that must prevail.  (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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