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

First Known Use of bring around

1862



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