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Definition 1: tending to persuade by forcefulness of argument - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where compelling or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • new and compelling evidence

(compelling is similar to ...) intended or having the power to induce action or belief

"persuasive eloquence" "a most persuasive speaker" "a persuasive argument"

Definition 2: driving or forcing - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where compelling or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • compelling ambition

(compelling is similar to ...) having great power or force or potency or effect

"the most powerful government in western Europe" "his powerful arms" "a powerful bomb" "the horse's powerful kick" "powerful drugs" "a powerful argument"

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