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Girl Interrupted
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prevailing
Used in
Girl Interrupted
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  • The prevailing wisdom was that they were the reason we were in there, yet they were utterly absent from our hospital lives.  (not reviewed by editor)

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