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Persuade (IPA: /pɝˈsweɪd/)

Persuade (v. t.)

To influence or gain over by argument, advice, entreaty, expostulation, etc.; to draw or incline to a determination by presenting sufficient motives.

Persuade (v. t.)

To try to influence.

Persuade (v. t.)

To convince by argument, or by reasons offered or suggested from reflection, etc.; to cause to believe.

Persuade (v. t.)

To inculcate by argument or expostulation; to advise; to recommend.

Persuade (v. i.)

To use persuasion; to plead; to prevail by persuasion.

Persuade (n.)


Persuade Synonyms

Carry, Sway

Spanish Translation

Persuade in Spanish is Persuadir

Tagalog Translation

Persuade in Tagalog is Akitin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Beauty itself doth of itself persuade The eyes of men without an orator." - William Shakespeare

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Even if you persuade me, you won't persuade me." - Persuasion

Example Sentence (Quote)

"It is said that gifts persuade even the gods." - Gifts

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Little one, I would like to see anyone prophet, king or God persuade a thousand cats to do anything at the same time." - Cats

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The engineering of consent is the very essence of the democratic process, the freedom to persuade and suggest." - Edward Bernays

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