Definitions For Persuade


  • Cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm
  • Win approval or support for
  • To cause (someone) to do something by asking, arguing, or giving reasons
  • To cause (someone) to believe something

Is Persuade a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Persuade is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Persuade in a Sentence

  • He persuaded his friend to go back to school.
  • She couldn't be persuaded to go.
  • He would not let himself be persuaded into buying the more expensive stereo.

Synonyms for Persuade

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