Example sentences for: persuaded

How can you use “persuaded” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Working with Russia (a country involved in an ongoing campaign against Chechen separatists, some of whom received support from Bin Ladin), the United States persuaded the United Nations to adopt Security Council Resolution 1333, which included an embargo on arms shipments to the Taliban, in December 2000.

  • The Tokugawa had successfully persuaded the samurai that traditional Japanese values might suffer, and now the samurai felt betrayed, rallying under the slogan “Sonno joi! ”

  • It would be wonderful if publications could now be persuaded never to raise revenue by any means other than sales and advertising, but that's probably impractical.

  • Mike" remembered Tenet telling him that the military was concerned that a few hours had passed since the last sighting of Bin Ladin and that this persuaded everyone that the chance of failure was too great.

  • “[The ants] are an interesting system, but I wasn't persuaded by Parker's interpretation,” Charlesworth says.

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