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overpersuade

[oh-ver-per-sweyd] /ˌoʊ vər pərˈsweɪd/
verb (used with object), overpersuaded, overpersuading.
1.
to persuade (a person) against his or her inclination or intention:
By threats and taunts they had overpersuaded him to steal the car.
2.
to win or bring over by persuasion.
Origin of overpersuade
1615-1625
First recorded in 1615-25; over- + persuade
Related forms
overpersuasion, noun
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overpersuade

/ˌəʊvəpəˈsweɪd/
verb
1.
(transitive) to persuade (someone) against his inclination or judgment
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