Sentence Examples


  • He had the courage to step forward and take chances, and the ability to persuade her to follow.
  • How did you persuade mother to agree to this.
  • The great authority of Portocarrero as cardinal and primate of Spain was used to persuade, or rather to terrify the unhappy king into making a will in favour of the duke of Anjou, Philip V.
  • At Kandern, on the 10th of April, he made a vain effort to persuade the leaders to submit, and was about to order his troops to attack when he was mortally wounded by the bullets of the insurgents.
  • He would not listen to any one who tried to persuade him to stay at home.

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