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preach

verb [T] (PERSUADE)
说服
 
 
/priːtʃ/
to try to persuade other people to believe in a particular belief or follow a particular way of life
竭力劝说,竭力鼓吹
They preach the abolition of established systems but propose nothing to replace them.
他们竭力鼓吹废除现行体制,但没有提出取代方案。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of preach verb (PERSUADE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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