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convince

con·vince

convince

 
 
pronunciation:
kn vIns
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part of speech: verb
inflections: convinced, convinces, convincing
definition: to cause someone to believe or accept.
His doctor convinced him to stop smoking.Advertisements convince many people to buy products.
synonyms:
persuade
similar words:
assure, induce
derivations: convincing (adj.), convincingly (adv.)
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  advertise, advertisement, belief, knowledge