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bring around

verb

Definition of bring around

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to restore to consciousness :  revive

  3. 2 :  persuade



Examples of bring around in a sentence

  1. <an airtight argument is the only thing that will ever bring him around>



1862

First Known Use of bring around

1862


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