Definition of 'persuaded'
Example sentences containing 'persuaded'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
She persuaded her proprietor to put up a small financial prize for the winning entry, which would also be published in the paper. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)He understood now why the wretched diplomat could be persuaded to perjure himself. DOUBLE DECEIT (2001)In fact, most laboratory animals could be persuaded to do almost anything for the promised reward of a simple glimpse out of the window. COMPULSION (2001)
Trends of 'persuaded'
In Common Usage. persuaded is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of persuaded from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Collins Reference Catalogue 2019
View our new 2019 reference catalogue. From dictionaries, phrasebooks, language learning, atlases and maps, general reference and puzzles, you'll be sure to find books that appeal to you.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.