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Detailed Translations for prevailing from English to German


Translation Matrix for prevailing:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- dominant; predominant; prevalent; rife
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- general; spread; widespread
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
gebieterisch imperious; prevailing; prevalent ordering; precise; precisely; stringent
herrisch imperious; prevailing; prevalent inexorable; inflexible; severe; stern; strict
herrschsüchtig imperious; prevailing; prevalent inexorable

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Synonyms for "prevailing":

Related Definitions for "prevailing":

  1. most frequent or common1
    • prevailing winds1


to prevail verb (prevails, prevailed, prevailing)

  1. to prevail (dominate; predominate)
  2. to prevail (have the upper hand)
    herrschen; schalten; die Oberhand haben; walten
    • herrschen verb (herrsche, herrschst, herrscht, herrschte, herrschtet, geherrscht)
    • schalten verb (schalte, schaltst, schaltt, schaltte, schalttet, geschaltet)
    • walten verb (walte, waltest, waltet, waltete, waltetet, gewaltet)
  3. to prevail
    • herrschen verb (herrsche, herrschst, herrscht, herrschte, herrschtet, geherrscht)

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:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
die Oberhand haben have the upper hand; prevail
herrschen have the upper hand; prevail be the one in control; charge; command; dominate; exercise authority; exert power; have authority; have the upper hand; order; reign; rule; spread a disease
mächtiger sein dominate; predominate; prevail
schalten have the upper hand; prevail bring down; change over; convert; feed in; filter in; fit in; join the traffic; switch; switch over; take down
walten have the upper hand; prevail
- 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
  1. gehoben, veraltend: vorhanden sein; wirksam sein
  2. stärker oder weiter verbreiten als etwas Ähnliches sein

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