- 劝 [quàn]
- （拿道理说服人; 使人听从） advise; urge; try to persuade:
advise him to give up smoking; 劝他戒烟
urge him to take a rest; 劝他休息- （勉励） encourage:
encourage learning 劝学
- （姓氏） a surname:
Quan Hao 劝昊
Can she be persuaded to sell (the house)?
The police persuaded the suspect to talk.
I tried every trick in the book but I still couldn't persuade them.
Only by this means is it possible to persuade him.
The doctors were having a hard time persuading him to lie down.
The priest persuaded him to give up his bad habit.
Can you persuade her out of her foolish plans?
Our teacher gives us exhortation to study hard.