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2. win approval or support for
Carry all before one|His speech did not sway the voters
3. cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm
You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!
4. To influence or gain over by argument, advice, entreaty, expostulation, etc.; to draw or incline to a determination by presenting sufficient motives.
5. To use persuasion; to plead; to prevail by persuasion.