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English Definitionto persuade
See alsoshuō to speak; to say; to explain; to scold; to tell off; a theory (usually in compounds such as 日心说 heliocentric theory)
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(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄕㄨㄟˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)syut3

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Words With Same Head Word    
说服shuìfúto persuade; to convince; to talk somebody over
说动shuìdòngto persuade
说服力shuìfú lìpersuasiveness
说服者shuìfú zhěpersuader
说服疗法shuìfú liáofǎpithiatism
Words With Same Tail Word    
游说yóushuìto lobby; to campaign; to promote (an idea, a product); (old) to visit various rulers and promote one's political ideas (in the Warring States period)
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