Synonyms and Antonyms of brainwashing
to cause (someone) to think or believe something by using methods that make a person unable to think normally
- Terrorists brainwashed the prisoners.
- Does advertising brainwash children?
arguing, bringing, bringing around, converting, convincing, gaining, getting, inducing, moving, persuading, prevailing (on or upon), satisfying, talking (into), winning (over)
inclining, influencing, moving, prompting, selling, swaying
enrooting, implanting, inculcating, instilling
blandishing, blarneying, cajoling, coaxing, entreating, exhorting, fast-talking, urging, wheedling
alluring, beguiling, leading on, luring, seducing, snowing, tempting
attracting, drawing, enticing, interesting