talk into
index convert (persuade), exhort, induce, influence, motivate, prevail upon

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  • talk into — verb persuade somebody to do something (Freq. 7) • Ant: ↑talk out of • Hypernyms: ↑persuade • Verb Frames: Somebody s somebody into V ing something * * * talk into ● …   Useful english dictionary

  • talk into — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you talk a person into doing something they do not want to do, especially something wrong or stupid, you persuade them to do it. [V n P ing/n] He talked me into marrying him. He also talked me into having a baby... [V n P… …   English dictionary

  • talk into — {v.} 1. To get (someone) to agree to; make (someone) decide on (doing something) by talking; persuade to. Used with a verbal noun. * /Bob talked us into walking home with him./ Compare: TALK OVER(2). Contrast TALK OUT OF. 2. To cause to be in or… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • talk into — {v.} 1. To get (someone) to agree to; make (someone) decide on (doing something) by talking; persuade to. Used with a verbal noun. * /Bob talked us into walking home with him./ Compare: TALK OVER(2). Contrast TALK OUT OF. 2. To cause to be in or… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • talk\ into — v 1. To get (someone) to agree to; make (someone) decide on (doing smth) by talking; persuade to. Used with a verbal noun. Bob talked us into walking home with him. Compare: talk over(2). Contrast: talk out of 2. To cause to be in or to get into… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • talk into — Synonyms and related words: argue into, bring around, bring over, bring round, bring to reason, captivate, charm, con, convince, draw, draw over, gain, gain over, get, hook, hook in, outtalk, persuade, prevail, prevail on, prevail upon, prevail… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • talk into — I persuade, convince, sway. See belief. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. persuade, win over, sway, affect; see convince , influence , persuade 1 . III (Roget s Thesaurus II) I verb To succeed in causing (a person) to act in a certain way: argue into,… …   English dictionary for students

  • talk into — persuade, convince    Try to talk him into buying a new car. His Fiat is rusty …   English idioms

  • talk into — get someone to agree to something, persuade someone to do something She finally talked her father into lending her the family car …   Idioms and examples

  • talk — [tôk] vi. [ME talken (akin to Fris, to chatter), prob. freq. based on OE talian, to reckon, akin to talu,TALE] 1. a) to put ideas into, or exchange ideas by, spoken words; speak; converse b) to express something in words; make a statement (of, on …   English World dictionary

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