Definition of "persuaded" []

  • Forced by the power of argument to accept something; convinced (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of persuade. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "persuaded" in a sentence
  • "If the label persuaded her into trying something with more commercial appeal, no doubt it was with her coda of "Okay, but I'm doing it my way ...""
  • "Disagreements between the various camps are sufficiently technical that most people hear something like 'blah, blah, blah,' and will therefore not be persuaded from the version that provides justification for their preferences."
  • "Who could help thinking of the ` ` I Love Lucy '' episode where a Paris couture label persuaded Lucy and Ethel to swan around the City of Lights in burlap sacks and feedbags."