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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “talk sb round”

talk sb round

UK phrasal verb with talk /tɔːk/ US  /tɑːk/ verb [I]
to persuade someone to agree with you or to do what you want them to do
說服(某人)
She's not keen on the idea but we think we can talk her round.
她對這個想法不怎麼感興趣,不過我們認為能說服她。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of talk sb round from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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