Meaning of INDUCE in English


v. 25B6; verb

the pickets induced many workers to stay away : PERSUADE, convince, prevail upon, get, make, prompt, move, inspire, influence, encourage, motivate; coax into, wheedle into, cajole into, talk into, prod into; informal twist someone's arm.

these activities induce a feeling of togetherness : BRING ABOUT, cause, produce, effect, create, give rise to, generate, instigate, engender, occasion, set in motion, lead to, result in, trigger off, spark off, whip up, stir up, kindle, arouse, rouse, foster, promote, encourage; poetic/literary beget, enkindle.

dissuade, prevent.

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