English to Greek Meaning :: persuade

Persuade :
πείθω
πείθω, παραπείθω - πείθωπείθωέπεισεπείθειπείθοντας
 
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Verb(1) win approval or support for(2) cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm

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(1) Nor do I think a slippery slope case would persuade anyone who can see nothing wrong with banning such views.(2) His agent has been trying to persuade him to move down to London, so that he will be closer to the jobs.(3) the argument failed to persuade me(4) Alas, the lead singer's attempts to persuade him to remove his shirt for the ladies went down the toilet.(5) A more modern party may finally persuade them out of their armchairs and into the polling booth.(6) nothing in this universe would persuade them of it(7) he did everything he could to persuade the police that he was the robber(8) The arguments and results may persuade you to change the way you coach this critical skill.(9) You have no idea how difficult it was to persuade him to move it back into the kitchen.(10) But the supposed need for an early revolution did persuade many to accept violence as a temporary necessity.(11) How could I persuade her to believe me and not think I was being mental or playing a joke?(12) He believes this would persuade many motorists to switch to a second-hand purchase.(13) No human voice can persuade the man who believes that God is speaking in his other ear.(14) Efforts to persuade teenagers to stay at school had also been increased.(15) Why would individuals expend effort to persuade an audience about something that it already believes?(16) If the moral case won't persuade everyone, perhaps the practical case will.
Related Words
(1) try to persuade ::
να προσπαθήσει να πείσει
(2) persuade oneself ::
πείσει τον εαυτό του
Synonyms
Verb
1. prevail on ::
επικρατούν στις
2. cause ::
αιτία
3. sway ::
εξουσία
Different Forms
persuade, persuaded, persuades, persuading
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Should I fail to persuade
the Blackfish to surrender

Should I fail to PERSUADE the Blackfish to surrender

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 8


How did my sweet sister persuade the king
to imprison his dear friend Ned?

How did my sweet sister PERSUADE the king to imprison his dear friend Ned?

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 8


You don\

You don't need to PERSUADE me.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 5


Let me try to persuade the Blackfish
to give up the castle.

Let me try to PERSUADE the Blackfish to give up the castle.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 8


If you let me talk to him,
I will persuade him to honor his pledge.

If you let me talk to him, I will PERSUADE him to honor his pledge.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 7


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