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talk sb down

phrasal verb with talk uk   /tɔːk/  us   /tɑːk/ verb [I]

(PREVENT)

to speak loudly or without stopping to prevent someone else from speaking: I tried to explain, but he just talked me down.
mainly US to persuade someone that he or she is wrong or should not act: Just as soon as the President voiced his dissent, his advisors talked him down.

(PERSUADE)

to persuade someone who is threatening to kill himself or herself not to jump from a high place: The policeman talked the girl down after she had been on the roof for two hours.
Переводы “talk sb down”
на китайский (традиционный) 制止, 以高聲(或連續)講話制止(某人)說話…
на китайский (упрощенный) 制止, 以高声(或连续)讲话制止(某人)说话…
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