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persuasion

US [pərˈsweɪʒ(ə)n]
UK [pə(r)ˈsweɪʒ(ə)n]
  • n.说服;劝说;(宗教或政治)信仰
  • Web劝导;说服力;劝服
Plural Form:persuasions  
persuasion
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n.
1.
[u]
说服;劝说the act of persuading sb to do sth or to believe sth
It didn't take much persuasion to get her to tell us where he was.
我们没费什么口舌就让她说出了他的下落。
After a little gentle persuasion, he agreed to come.
耐心劝说一下,他同意来了。
She has great powers of persuasion.
她的游说能力极强。
2.
[c][u]
(宗教或政治)信仰a particular set of beliefs, especially about religion or politics
politicians of all persuasions
信仰各异的政治人物
every shade of religious persuasion
形形色色的宗教信仰

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