HyperDic: win_over

English > 1 sense of the expression win over:
VERBcommunicationwin over, convert, convincemake (someone) agree / agree, understand, or realize / realize the truth or validity of something
English > win over: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
Meaningmake (someone) agree / agree, understand, or realize / realize the truth or validity of something.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
ModelSam cannot win over Sue; The performance is likely to win over Sue
Synonymsconvert, convince
Narrowerdisarmmake less hostile
BroaderpersuadeCause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action
Spanishconvencer, persuadir
Catalanconvèncer

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