Detailed Translations for prevail from English to Dutch


to prevail verb (prevails, prevailed, prevailing)

  1. to prevail (dominate; predominate)
    overheersen; beheersen; machtiger zijn; onderwerpen; heersen over
  2. to prevail (have the upper hand)
    heersen; de overhand hebben
    • heersen verb (heers, heerst, heerste, heersten, geheerst)
    • de overhand hebben verb (heb de overhand, hebt de overhand, heeft de overhand, had de overhand, hadden de overhand, de overhand gehad)
  3. to prevail
    heersen; heerschappij voeren

Conjugations for prevail:

  1. prevail
  2. prevail
  3. prevails
  4. prevail
  5. prevail
  6. prevail
simple past
  1. prevailed
  2. prevailed
  3. prevailed
  4. prevailed
  5. prevailed
  6. prevailed
present perfect
  1. have prevailed
  2. have prevailed
  3. has prevailed
  4. have prevailed
  5. have prevailed
  6. have prevailed
past continuous
  1. was prevailing
  2. were prevailing
  3. was prevailing
  4. were prevailing
  5. were prevailing
  6. were prevailing
  1. shall prevail
  2. will prevail
  3. will prevail
  4. shall prevail
  5. will prevail
  6. will prevail
continuous present
  1. am prevailing
  2. are prevailing
  3. is prevailing
  4. are prevailing
  5. are prevailing
  6. are prevailing
  1. be prevailed
  2. be prevailed
  3. be prevailed
  4. be prevailed
  5. be prevailed
  6. be prevailed
  1. prevail!
  2. let's prevail!
  3. prevailed
  4. prevailing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for prevail:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
onderwerpen subjects; themes; topics
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beheersen dominate; predominate; prevail check; control; curb; keep back; moderate; restrain; subdue; swallow; to stay calm; withhold
de overhand hebben have the upper hand; prevail be the one in control; dominate; have the upper hand
heerschappij voeren prevail
heersen have the upper hand; prevail exercise authority; exert power; order; reign; rule; spread a disease
heersen over dominate; predominate; prevail
machtiger zijn dominate; predominate; prevail
onderwerpen dominate; predominate; prevail bring to submission; bring under control; control; overpower; subject; tame
overheersen dominate; predominate; prevail be the one in control; dominate; exercise authority; exert power; have the upper hand; order; reign; rule
- die hard; dominate; endure; hold; obtain; persist; predominate; reign; rule; run; triumph

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Synonyms for "prevail":

Related Definitions for "prevail":

  1. use persuasion successfully1
    • He prevailed upon her to visit his parents1
  2. prove superior1
    • The champion prevailed, though it was a hard fight1
  3. be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance1
  4. continue to exist1
  5. be valid, applicable, or true1

Wiktionary Translations for prevail:

  1. To be current, widespread or predominant; to have currency or prevalence