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prevail
used in Lonesome Dove

2 uses
  • It seemed to him that Lorie had been getting a little friendlier, and if nothing had happened to distract her he might soon have prevailed.
    Chapters 3-4 (82% in)
  • " In fact, with the aid of Gus's two dollars, Dish had been able to prevail on Lorena.
    Chapters 5-6 (22% in)

There are no more uses of "prevail" in Lonesome Dove.

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