change one's mind

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To convince someone to make a decision differing from what a previous one

How can I change your mind about quitting?.

To decide differently than one had decided before

So don’t necessarily assume that something has changed if I appear to have changed my mind, sometimes my mind is all that’s changed.

make a decision to do something different from what had been determined previously
change one's mind

    Turkish pronunciation

    çeync wʌnz maynd

    Pronunciation

    /ˈʧānʤ ˈwənz ˈmīnd/ /ˈʧeɪnʤ ˈwʌnz ˈmaɪnd/

    Etymology

    [ 'chAnj ] (verb.) 13th century. Middle English, from Old French changier, from Latin cambiare to exchange, probably of Celtic origin; akin to Old Irish camm crooked.

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