Meaning of “cogent” in the English Dictionary

"cogent" in British English

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cogentadjective

uk /ˈkəʊ.dʒənt/ us /ˈkoʊ.dʒənt/ formal

(Definition of “cogent” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cogent" in American English

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cogentadjective

us /ˈkoʊ·dʒənt/

persuasive and well expressed:

He makes a cogent argument for improving early childhood education.
Note: said about an argument or opinion
cogency
noun [ U ] us /ˈkoʊ·dʒən·si/

fml

Her writing combines fluency with cogency.

(Definition of “cogent” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)