persuasiveness

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per·sua·sive

 (pər-swā′sĭv, -zĭv)
adj.
Tending or having the power to persuade: a persuasive argument.

per·sua′sive·ly adv.
per·sua′sive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.persuasiveness - the power to induce the taking of a course of action or the embracing of a point of view by means of argument or entreaty; "the strength of his argument settled the matter"
power, powerfulness - possession of controlling influence; "the deterrent power of nuclear weapons"; "the power of his love saved her"; "his powerfulness was concealed by a gentle facade"
convincingness - the power of argument or evidence to cause belief
unpersuasiveness - inability to persuade
Translations
إقْناع
přesvědčivost
overtalelsesevne
rábeszélőképesség
sannfæringarkraftur
ikna yeteneğiinandırıcılık

persuasiveness

[pəˈsweɪsɪvnɪs] Npersuasiva f

persuasiveness

[pərˈsweɪsɪvnɪs] n [person, argument] → pouvoir m de persuasion

persuasiveness

n (of person, salesman etc)Überredungskunst f, → Beredsamkeit f; (of argument etc)Überzeugungskraft f

persuasiveness

[pəˈsweɪsɪvnɪs] n (of person, argument) → potere or forza di convinzione

persuade

(pəˈsweid) verb
1. to make (someone) (not) do something, by arguing with him or advising him. We persuaded him (not) to go.
2. to make (someone) certain (that something is the case); to convince. We eventually persuaded him that we were serious.
perˈsuasion (-ʒən) noun
the act of persuading. He gave in to our persuasion and did what we wanted him to do.
perˈsuasive (-siv) adjective
able to persuade. He is a persuasive speaker; His arguments are persuasive.
perˈsuasively adverb
perˈsuasiveness noun