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persuading

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act of reasoning or pleading with someone to accept a belief or course of action
  • no amount of persuading could make her change her mind

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persuading

verb
present participle of persuade

Synonyms & Antonyms of persuading (Entry 2 of 2)

to cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action by using arguments or earnest request
  • she persuaded us that she can indeed communicate with the dead
  • he persuaded his teachers to grant an extension

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“Persuading.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/persuading. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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