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cogent definition

  • adjective:
    • attracting the intellect or abilities of reasoning; convincing: a cogent debate. See Synonyms at legitimate.
    • Reasonable and convincing; centered on research.
    • Appealing to the intellect or powers of reasoning.
    • Forcefully persuasive.
    • Compelling, in a physical good sense; effective.
    • obtaining the capacity to compel conviction or move the might; constraining; conclusive; forcible; powerful; perhaps not easily reasisted.
    • powerfully persuasive
    • Appealing to the intellect or abilities of thinking; convincing: a cogent debate. See Synonyms at valid.
    • Reasonable and convincing; predicated on evidence.
    • Appealing to the intellect or powers of reasoning.
    • Forcefully persuasive.
    • Compelling, in a physical good sense; effective.
    • obtaining the capacity to compel belief or move the might; constraining; conclusive; forcible; effective; maybe not quickly reasisted.
    • powerfully persuasive
  • others:
    • Compelling by real power; potent; irresistible by real means.
    • Compelling assent or conviction; appealing powerfully toward intellect or moral sense; perhaps not quickly denied or refuted: as, a cogent explanation or debate.
    • Compelling by actual force; potent; irresistible by actual means.
    • Compelling assent or conviction; appealing powerfully into the intellect or moral feeling; maybe not easily denied or refuted: as, a cogent reason or argument.
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