The definition of persuade is to convince someone to do or think something.(verb)
An example ofpersuade is when you make a strong argument for why your idea is right and your argument convinces your boss to implement your idea.
See persuade in Webster's New World College Dictionary
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transitive verb per·suad·ed, per·suad·ing, per·suades
Origin: Latin persuādēre
Origin: : per-, per-
Origin: + suādēre, to urge; see swād- in Indo-European roots.
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