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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who tries to cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action

Usage examples (28)
  • Noun : The cool lake was a most enticing persuader for those who liked to swim. ,Sometimes the teacher used a hickory persuader to get our attention
  • It was a combination device which had been nicknamed 'persuader'-the reason for which was obvious.
  • The persuader is a short, heavy bludgeon with a nail-studded head.
  • This bit is what is called the persuader, and it is the best bit that ever was used for bitting colts. for more
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