talk round

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talk round

1. To dodge or avoid speaking directly about something. He keeps talking round the issue of workplace morale whenever I bring it up with him during these meetings. I wish journalists wouldn't let these politicians talk round their questions like that.
2. To coax, cajole, or persuade someone to do or take part in something. I can't believe I let him talk me round to lending him my car for the weekend. Remember the reasons why you're quitting—don't let them talk you round!
See also: round, talk
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There's not a lot you can do apart from be there and just calmly try to talk her round."
She just wants to fleece them for cash and get out of Walford, so they see if a heart to heart with best friend Bernie can talk her round. But when Sonia later sees Tiff stealing money, pictured, and Dot's jewellery, the pair come to blows and Tiffany lashes out.
She just wants to fleece them for cash and get out of Walford, so they see if a heart-toheart with best friend Bernie can talk her round. But when Sonia later sees Tiff stealing money, pictured, and Dot's jewellery, the pair come to blows and Tiffany lashes out.
However he confessed: "I'm worried about telling my wife but I think I can talk her round.
After Denise pauses their wedding plans, Ian asks Patrick to try and talk her round. She's furious when she finds out, but eventually agrees to go ahead with the plans.
He manages to talk her round when he suggests he sneaks into Janine's house to see Scarlett, and while Alice is upstairs, he finds Janine's credit card and uses it to order some pills.
He manages to talk her round when he sneaks into Janine's house to see Scarlett, and while Alice is upstairs, he uses Janine's credit card to order some pills.
"But Ashley wants to try to talk her round," she added.
Brian says, those scenes tell a lot about Richard: "Gail nails him, but he still thinks that he's going to talk her round. In fact the audience thinks he is talking her round."
Alfie obviously doesn't want this to happen, and he tries to talk her round, until Jean tells him to give Hayley some space.
Can he talk her round? EASTENDERS BBC1, 8pm IN the chaos surrounding Aidan and his job gone wrong, there are plenty of questions flying around.
Your mum sounds like she's been great about it and she can deal with your grandma and talk her round. I'm sure your grandma won't want to miss out on a great relationship with you.
She then calls it off and it's up to Stacey to talk her round.
"Emma is being cautious but the minute she's with the girls they'll talk her round. When Geri left the first time, she was arguably the band's biggest star.
Katie, who is struggling to deal with her own infertility, decides at the last minute she can't face being a godmother, so a stressed Gennie tracks her down and tries to talk her round. The baby's other godmother, Chas, does at least make it to the church, only for a furious Debbie to have a go at her.