win over v. To succeed in gaining the favor or support of someone; prevail on someone: The politician spent a long time trying to win over the undecided voters.
win (one) over. To earn one's support, affection, or appreciation. That candidate won me over with her performance in the debate. See also: over, win. Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
win over - make (someone) agree, understand, or realize the truth or validity of something; "He had finally convinced several customers of the advantages of his product" convince , convert persuade - cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm; "You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!"
win someone over definition: to succeed in getting someone's support or agreement, esp. when the person was previously opposed…. Learn more.
win over. See definition of win over on Dictionary.com. as in induce. as in persuade. as in placate. as in prevail upon/prevail on. as in prompt. as in reason. as in reconcile.
to cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action by using arguments or earnest requests. a combination of solid reasoning and outright begging won my parents over, and I became an exchange student for a year. Synonyms for win (over) argue, bring, bring around, convert, convince, gain,
win over. Contexts . . Verb. To persuade or convince someone, or gain someone's support. To deceive or fool someone. (of a feeling or urge) Be too strong to conceal or resist. To determine or dictate. To assuage the agitation or anger of (someone)
to persuade someone to support you or agree with you, often when they were opposed to you before: He's not sure about the idea, but I'm sure we'll win him over in the end. This is the last chance for the candidates to win over voters. SMART Vocabulary: related words and phrases.