When someone lists all the reasons why you should do something, this is an example of persuasion.
Origin of persuasion
- Middle English from Old French from Latin persuāsiō persuāsiōn- from persuāsus past participle of persuādēre to persuade persuade
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French persuasion and its source, Latin persuasio, from persuadere, from suadere (“to advise, recommend").