Definitions for CONVINCEkənˈvɪns

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. convert, win over, convince(verb)

    make (someone) agree, understand, or realize the truth or validity of something

    "He had finally convinced several customers of the advantages of his product"

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  1. convince(Verb)

    To make someone believe, or feel sure about something, especially by using logic, argument or evidence.

  2. convince(Verb)

    To overcome, conquer, vanquish.

  3. convince(Verb)

    To confute (someone); to prove (someone) wrong; to overcome (someone) in argument.

  4. Origin: From convincere, from con- + vinco.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Convince(verb)

    to overpower; to overcome; to subdue or master

  2. Convince(verb)

    to overcome by argument; to force to yield assent to truth; to satisfy by proof

  3. Convince(verb)

    to confute; to prove the fallacy of

  4. Convince(verb)

    to prove guilty; to convict

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    Rank popularity for the word 'CONVINCE' in Verbs Frequency: #672


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