reason with somebody


reason with somebody
ˈreason with sb derived
to talk to sb in order to persuade them to be more sensible

I tried to reason with him, but he wouldn't listen.

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  • have (got) nothing lot to do with somebody — have (got) something, nothing, a lot, etc. to do with sb/sth idiom used to talk about how much sb/sth is connected with sb/sth • Her job has something to do with computers. • ‘How much do you earn?’ ‘What s it got to do with you?’ • Hard wor …   Useful english dictionary

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