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winning (over)

verb
present participle of win (over)

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to cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action by using arguments or earnest requests
  • a combination of solid reasoning and outright begging won my parents over, and I became an exchange student for a year

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“Winning (over).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/winning%20%28over%29. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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