Meaning of “persuasive” in the English Dictionary

"persuasive" in British English

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persuasiveadjective

uk /pəˈsweɪ.sɪv/ us /pɚˈsweɪ.sɪv/

C1 making you want to do or believe a particular thing:

a persuasive speaker/speech
Your arguments are very persuasive.
He can be very persuasive.
persuasively
adverb uk /pəˈsweɪ.sɪv.li/ us /pɚˈsweɪ.sɪv.li/
persuasiveness
noun [ U ] uk /pəˈsweɪ.sɪv.nəs/ us /pɚˈsweɪ.sɪv.nəs/

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