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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.

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  1. convincing

    Convincing refers to causing someone to believe firmly in the truth of something or to agree with a particular perspective, argument, or course of action, often through persuasion or demonstration of evidence or reasoning. It suggests the ability to remove any doubts or skepticism effectively.

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. President Biden:

    It easily could be illegitimate, imagine if, in fact, Trump had succeeded in convincing Pence to not count the votes.

  2. William Blake:

    When I tell any truth it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those who do.

  3. Joseph Heller, Catch 22:

    so convincing were those dreams of being awake that he woke from them in a state of complete exhaustion, and had to go straight back to sleep again.

  4. Lord Byron:

    Oh too convincing - dangerously dear - In woman's eye the unanswerable tear

  5. Mike Murray:

    It was very convincing, it would have been a very effective attack.

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