unconvincingly


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un·con·vinc·ing

 (ŭn′kən-vĭn′sĭng)
adj.
Not convincing: gave an unconvincing excuse.

un′con·vinc′ing·ly adv.

unconvincingly

(ˌʌnkənˈvɪnsɪŋlɪ)
adv
in an implausible or unbelievable manner
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.unconvincingly - in an unconvincing mannerunconvincingly - in an unconvincing manner; "he argued unconvincingly"
convincingly - in a convincing manner; "he argued convincingly"
Translations

unconvincingly

[ˈʌnkənˈvɪnsɪŋlɪ] ADV [argue etc] → de manera poco convincente

unconvincingly

advwenig überzeugend; somewhat unconvincinglyohne rechte Überzeugungskraft

unconvincingly

[ˌʌnkənˈvɪnsɪŋlɪ] advin modo poco convincente
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