win over - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theywin over
he/she/itwins over
present participlewinning over
past tensewon over
past participlewon over

or win round

  1. to persuade someone to agree with you or to be friendly to you

    He tried to win me round but I was still annoyed.

    We’ve finally won him over to our point of view.

See also main entry: win