Usage examples for persuasion

  1. And did he stand in need of much persuasion captain? – Richard Carvel, Volume 5 by Winston Churchill
  2. After much persuasion they agreed, but they work with their weapons in their hands, as you see." – Sunk at Sea by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. The Danbys lived at the very top, and it took all Irene's powers of persuasion to induce Jenny to complete the ascent. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie