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English definition of “preach to the converted”

preach to the converted

(also preach to the choir)
to try to persuade people to believe things that they already believe: You needn't bother telling us how recycling helps the environment, because you're preaching to the converted.Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of preach to the converted from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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