see sense

see sense
to change a decision because you realize that you are wrong

Maybe now they’ll see reason and scrap the project.

Thesaurus: to change your opinion, attitudes or behavioursynonym
Main entry: see

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see sense (or reason)
realize that one is wrong and start acting sensibly

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see ˈsense idiom
to start to be sensible or reasonable
Main entry:senseidiom

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