HyperDic: convince

English > 1 sense of the word convince:
VERBcommunicationconvince, convert, win overmake (someone) agree / agree, understand, or realize / realize the truth or validity of something
convince > pronunciation
Soundskahnvih'ns
Rhymescompetence ... wince: 11 rhymes with ihns...
English > convince: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
Meaningmake (someone) agree / agree, understand, or realize / realize the truth or validity of something.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
ModelThey convince him to write the letter
Example"He had finally convinced several customers of the advantages of his product"
Synonymsconvert, win over
Narrowerdisarmmake less hostile
BroaderpersuadeCause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action
Spanishconvencer, persuadir
Catalanconvèncer
Adjectivesconvinciblebeing susceptible to persuasion

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