persuade translate to Traditional Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "persuade" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [T]
/pəˈsweɪd/ US  /pɚ-/
to make someone do or believe something by giving them a good reason to do it or by talking to them and making them believe it
If she doesn't want to go, nothing you can say will persuade her.
[+ (that)] It's no use trying to persuade him (that) you're innocent.
[+ to infinitive] He is trying to persuade local and foreign businesses to invest in the project.
Using a bunch of bananas, the zoo-keeper persuaded the monkey back into its cage.
formal The first priority is to persuade the management of the urgency of this matter.
Her legal advisers persuaded her into/out of mentioning (= to mention/not to mention) the names of the people involved in the robbery.
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of persuade from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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