unconvincing

adjective un·con·vinc·ing \ ˌən-kən-ˈvin(t)-siŋ \

Definition of unconvincing

:not convincing :implausible
  • an unconvincing argument

unconvincingly

play \ˌən-kən-ˈvin(t)-siŋ-lē\ adverb

unconvincingness

noun

Examples of unconvincing in a Sentence

  1. His arguments for changing the rules were unconvincing.

  2. a novel with unconvincing characters

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First Known Use of unconvincing

1653


UNCONVINCING Defined for English Language Learners

unconvincing

adjective

Definition of unconvincing for English Language Learners

  • : not able to make you believe that something is true, real, or acceptable : not convincing



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