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proselytize

verb

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to persuade to change to one's religious faith
  • the efforts of early missionaries to proselytize the Native Americans of Minnesota were largely unproductive

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“Proselytize.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/proselytize. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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