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!
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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.
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change (one's) mind

To reverse a previously held opinion or an earlier decision.
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The First Minister has not changed her mind on independence.
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.
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.
she grew so fearful of how he stalked and threatened her that she went to a police station, but changed her mind about filing a report when she was in the lobby.
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.
Agnetha Faltskog: If I thought you'd ever change your mind - If only she had changed her mind and attended the Mamma Mia
Susan Squires - who is terrified of hospitals - said she had changed her mind about refusing to donate her bone marrow to sister Angela.
A state appeals court has ordered a 2-1/2-year-old girl removed from a couple that has cared for her since birth and returned to a Southern California woman who changed her mind about allowing an adoption.