Bedeutung von “convince” — Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /kənˈvɪns/
The prosecution must convince the jury of his guilt.They are trying to convince us that the food is safe.I tried to convince him that we wanted him to be there.You'll have to try pretty hard to convince the sceptics that it works.It took some doing to convince him to come.

B1 to make someone believe that something is true:

[ + that ] He tried to convince me that I needed a new car.
She convinced / the jury of her innocence.

B1 to persuade someone to do something:

[ + to do sth ] I convinced her to go to the doctor's.

(Definition von “convince” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)