What does convincing mean?

Definitions for convincing
kənˈvɪn sɪŋcon·vinc·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. convincingadjective

    causing one to believe the truth of something

    "a convincing story"; "a convincing manner"

Wiktionary

  1. convincingadjective

    Effective as proof or evidence.

    Our convincing evidence was sufficient in the end to convince the judge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Convincing

    of Convince

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'convincing' in Adjectives Frequency: #893

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of convincing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of convincing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of convincing in a Sentence

  1. Jennifer Sass:

    IARC's goal was just to score the cancer hazard, that's it. They've looked at all the data and they have really convincing evidence, what this panel is trying to do is death by a thousand cuts. They're taking a good stack of evidence and starting to hack through it to try to kill it.

  2. Yannis Palaiologos:

    Tsipras could sell it to the public, easily, convincing his own party might be more difficult.

  3. Page Pate:

    If you get people from this jury, on the prosecution side, who are skeptical that this is even a crime, then you're going to have a doubly difficult job of convincing them that race was the motivating factor for the death, they're going to be hostile to the case from the beginning.

  4. Sheryl Craig:

    I've heard some very convincing presentations by doctors for the Addison's disease theory, so, when asked, I always say that it was probably Addison's disease.

  5. Richard Besser:

    I haven't seen convincing evidence that it’s more severe, i think the jury is out on that, but just the fact that so many more children are being infected with this strain means that there will be more children who have severe disease, there will be more children who are hospitalized and, unfortunately, there will be more children who die from COVID, and that’s not something we should allow to happen.

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    transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity
    • A. tight
    • B. aligned
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