Translation of "rope sb in" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

rope sb in

informal phrasal verb with rope uk /rəʊp/ us /roʊp/ verb [ T usually + adv/prep ]

to persuade someone to do something for you

勸說(某人)幫忙;說服(某人)加入
At the last minute, we roped in a couple of spectators to complete the team. 在最後關頭,我們說服幾位觀看的人加入,湊足了比賽人數。

(Translation of “rope sb in” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)