Be difficult to do or effect in the specified way: he might take some convincing
More example sentences
- It takes a lot of style and pacing to flash back and forth from action scenes to images and thoughts in the mind of an actor.
- " It takes a lot of training for a person to develop a performance onstage.
- It took some convincing (and maybe a bribe), but he agreed to come home to see the girls and his grandchildren.