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induce

verb

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2 to cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action by using arguments or earnest requests
  • finally induced the eyewitness to the gangland slaying to cooperate with the police

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The first known use of induce was in the 14th century

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“Induce.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/induce. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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