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English definition of “bring sb round”

bring sb round

(PERSUADE) (US usually bring sb around) phrasal verb with bring     /brɪŋ/ verb [T] (brought, brought)
to persuade someone to have the same opinion as you have: At first they refused but I managed to bring them round (to my way of thinking).Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of bring sb round (PERSUADE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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