Sentence Examples


  • The prevailing winds are from south to west.
  • Agriculture is the prevailing industry of Manitoba.
  • In India the prevailing gauge is 5 ft.
  • Israel's faithlessness is shown in idolatry and the prevailing corruption of the high places in which the old Canaanite Baal was worshipped instead of Yahweh.
  • But in 1908, owing to the prevailing want of trained soldiers in France, it was proposed to set free the white troops in Algeria by applying the principles of universal service to the natives, as in Tunis.