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convincing

adjective uk   /kənˈvɪn.sɪŋ/ us  
C1 able to make you believe that something is true or right: a convincing argument/explanation convincing evidence I didn't find the ending of the film very convincing.Believable a convincing win/victory a victory in which the person or team that wins is much better than the person or team they are competing against: They won a convincing victory.Easiness and simplicityScoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeatedWinning and defeatingScoring, winning and losing in sport
convincingly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
She spoke convincingly of the need for a more humane prison system.Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to actBelievable
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