Meaning: If you talk somebody round, you persuade them to do what you want them to do, or to agree with you.Synonym: persuade, convince
- talk sb round It took a while, but I finally talked him round and he agreed to lend me the money.
- talk sb round She's doesn't like the idea, but we think we can talk her round.
Variety: This is typically used in British English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
It took a while to talk her round, but eventually she
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Contributor: Matt Errey