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. Synonyms for win (over) argue, bring, bring around, convert, convince, gain,
See definition of win over on Dictionary.com. as in induce. as in persuade. as in placate. as in prevail upon/prevail on. as in prompt. as in reason. as in reconcile. as in recruit.
won over; winning over; wins over Definition of win over : to persuade (someone) to accept and support something (such as an idea) after opposing it They eventually won him over with some persuasive arguments.
to persuade someone to agree with you or to be friendly to you. He tried to win me round but I was still annoyed. We’ve finally won him over to our point of view. Synonyms and related words. -. To persuade someone to agree with or support you. persuade. win over. woo.
win over - make (someone) agree, understand, or realize the truth or validity of something; "He had finally convinced several customers of the advantages of his product" convince , convert persuade - cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm; "You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!"
To succeed in gaining the favor or support of someone; prevail on someone: The politician spent a long time trying to win over the undecided voters. At first they didn't want to join us for dinner, but we finally won them over.
phrasal verb. If you win someone over or win them round, you persuade them to support you or agree with you. He has won over a significant number of the left-wing deputies. [VERB PARTICLE noun] They still hope to win him round. [VERB noun PARTICLE] See full dictionary entry for win. COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary.
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