change (someone's) mind

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change (someone's) mind

To convince someone to think differently about something. You can try all you want, but you're not changing my mind about going to that party! I need to change my teacher's mind about me. I swear I'm not a slacker, but that's what she thinks!
See also: change, mind
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

change someone's mind

to cause a person to think differently (about someone or something). Tom thought Mary was unkind, but an evening out with her changed his mind. I can change my mind if you convince me that you are right.
See also: change, mind
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

change (one's) mind

To reverse a previously held opinion or an earlier decision.
See also: change, mind
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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Finally, Mair took Truss to task over her firm opposition to a second Brexit referendum - despite having herself changed her mind from Remain to Leave.
The First Minister has not changed her mind on independence.
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak on Tuesday said his Bulgarian colleagues haven't changed their mind about withdrawing from the Burgas-Alexandroupolis pipeline project.Last week, while many state officials from Southeast Europe were in Saint Petersburg for the SPIEF international economic forum, Novak and Greek counterpart Panagiotis Lafazanis said they would try to bring the project back to life.Bulgaria quit Burgas-Alexandroupolis in 2012, thus putting to an end the Russia-Greece oil pipeline project it which it had been a key transit country.On Friday the subject was broached in talks between Novak and Bulgaria's Energy Minister Temenuzka Petkova, who explained Sofia had not changed her mind about the abandoned pipeline.
Rumor has it that the actress is the one who changed her mind about working on a sequel due to the lack of good criticism received by fans and show critics for part one.
She had said she could not face more surgery after years of gruelling treatment for leukaemia, but she changed her mind when her condition worsened two years ago.
"At first Dannii said we did too many harmonies but then she changed her mind about us at boot camp."
A HEREFORDSHIRE teen who changed her mind at the last minute after saying she did not want a heart transplant is said to be doing well.
In 1928 Christie was a thirty-something single mother who changed her mind from taking a Caribbean holiday and instead proceeded to Iraq.
If only she had changed her mind and attended the Mamma Mia!
I know because she and her son were going to move in with us, but she changed her mind when my dad lost his job.
Her church friends had filled her head with the usual myths about gay parenting, but her experiences with Symons and Rogers changed her mind. To everyone's surprise, she became part of their extended family.
2d 833), the purchaser changed her mind but she was a little too late in doing so.
She was going to move in with us but changed her mind when my dad lost his job.
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It was only after Ziggy confessed he did not want her to go that she changed her mind.