Part of speech:
Having much power; strong or influential
The definition of prevailing is something with the most widespread influence or acceptance at the present time.
Of greatest power; predominant
Controlling or dominating by position
Characterized by the obsessive need to control the actions of others
Tending to be stronger than its counterpart or used for the most important tasks or in the most pressing situations:
Highest in rank, power, or authority:
That preponderates; greater in amount, weight, power, influence, importance, etc.; predominant
(Informal) As a surplus; in excess; extra
To dominate or prevail over.
(Archaic) To rule or govern.
To allow oneself to be subjected to something:
To wait on tables:
To have charge of; direct or administer:
Greatest in power, authority, or rank; paramount or dominant.
To apply as a remedy:
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