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get round sb

UK phrasal verb with get /ɡet/ verb ( present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten)
to persuade someone to allow you something by using your charm
哄勸(某人)同意;(用奉承手段)說服(某人)答應
[+ to infinitive] See if you can get round your father to give you a lift to the cinema.
看能不能把你父親哄高興了,讓他開車把你送到戲院。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of get round sb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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