Meaning of “compelling” in the English Dictionary

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compellingadjective

us /kəmˈpel·ɪŋ/

forceful and persuasive:

a compelling argument

A performance, painting, or other work of art is compelling when it has unusual power to hold your attention:

His account of his life is one of the most compelling autobiographies I’ve read.

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