GRE Word List


to gain ascendancy through strength or superiority : triumph

The meaning of the word prevail is to gain ascendancy through strength or superiority : triumph.

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hegemonypreponderant influence or authority over others : domination
cozento deceive, win over, or induce to do something by artful coaxing and wheedling or shrewd trickery
perpetuateto make perpetual or cause to last indefinitely
indeliblethat cannot be removed, washed away, or erased
autopsyan examination of a body after death to determine the cause of death or the character and extent of changes produced by disease
homelysuggestive or characteristic of a place of residence or home
rivuleta small stream
weirdof strange or extraordinary character : odd
morosehaving a sullen and gloomy disposition
improvidentnot provident : not foreseeing and providing for the future