What Does Persuade Mean?

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Persuade is defined as a course of action taken to induce or convince a change in point of view, action or thinking. This involves the use of reasoning and/or arguments.
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per·suade
[per-sweyd]
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT) [PER·SUAD·ED, PER·SUAD·ING.]
1.
to prevail on (a person) to do something, as by advising or urging: We could not persuade him to wait.
2.
to induce to believe by appealing to reason or understanding; convince: to persuade the judge of the prisoner's innocence.
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Persuade means to try to convince someone that something is right or that they need to do something. A teacher might try to persuade her students to study to get good grades.
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