Convictive
Convictive Con*vict"ive, a. Convincing. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The best and most convictive argument. --Glanwill. -- {Con*vict"ive*ly}, adv. -- {Con*vict"ive*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


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  • convictive — [kən vik′tiv] adj. having power to convince or convict convictively adv. * * * con·vic·tive (kən vĭkʹtĭv) adj. Having power or serving to convince or convict.   con·vicʹtive·ly adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • convictive — index convincing, persuasive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • convictive — [kən vik′tiv] adj. having power to convince or convict convictively adv …   English World dictionary

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  • Convictively — Convictive Con*vict ive, a. Convincing. [R.] [1913 Webster] The best and most convictive argument. Glanwill. {Con*vict ive*ly}, adv. {Con*vict ive*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Convictiveness — Convictive Con*vict ive, a. Convincing. [R.] [1913 Webster] The best and most convictive argument. Glanwill. {Con*vict ive*ly}, adv. {Con*vict ive*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • convictively — See convictive. * * * …   Universalium

  • convict — convictable, convictible, adj. convictive, adj. convictively, adv. v., adj. /keuhn vikt /; n. /kon vikt/, v.t. 1. to prove or declare guilty of an offense, esp. after a legal trial: to convict a prisoner of a felony. 2. to impress with a sense of …   Universalium

  • persuasive — I adjective actuating, arousing, authoritative, coaxing, cogent, compelling, convictive, convincing, credible, effective, eloquent, forceful, hortative, hortatory, impelling, impressive, inductive, influential, inspiring, inviting, logical,… …   Law dictionary

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