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talk sb into/out of (doing) sth

phrasal verb with talk
 
 
/tɔːk/ verb
B2 to persuade someone to do or not do something: We managed to talk Lisa into doing the cooking. Jeff talked me out of painting the room pink.Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
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