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Adjective
Used or accepted broadly
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“Individuals who have gone against the prevailing opinion.”
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Accepted, used or practiced by most people
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Representing the primary, or most important, aspect of something
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Having power and influence over others
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Lasting for a very long time, especially for the duration of one's life
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Characteristic of, influenced by, or representing a current popular style
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Having influence or power
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Widely reported without strong evidence
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Having reality or existence
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Existing at the present time
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(of a question or subject) Being of current or continuing interest and importance
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Modern or contemporary, especially when mirroring some person or thing of the past
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Surpassing the expected standard
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Showing resolute determination and strength of character
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In circulation
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Present participle for prove more powerful or superior
“Does it make sense to say that the rights of A to depasture his or her cattle shall prevail over the rights of B?”
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Present participle for to be widespread or current in a particular area or at a particular time
“But they warned that if no rain falls within the next two months, a crisis might prevail in the area.”
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Present participle for to remain in existence or active
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Present participle for to defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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Present participle for to rule over or control arbitrarily or arrogantly
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Present participle for to achieve the desired aim or result
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Present participle for to triumph or achieve victory in
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Present participle for have or exert control or power
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(often "triumph over") Present participle for to prevail over rivals, challenges, or difficulties
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Present participle for to remain valid or unaltered
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(usually of a disease or condition) Present participle for to affect adversely
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Present participle for to survive a difficult situation
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Present participle for to exist or be found to be present in a place or under a particular set of conditions
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Present participle for to have power and influence over
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Present participle for to overcome or prevail over, especially a difficulty or obstacle
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Present participle for to affect or come upon
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Present participle for to determine or dictate
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Present participle for to use one's authority to reject or cancel (a decision, view, etc.)
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Present participle for to exceed in weight or importance
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Present participle for to be persuaded based on available information
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