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Synonyms for cogent
ˈkoʊ dʒəntco·gent

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  1. cogent

    forcible, powerful, potent, strong, persuasive, influential

    weak, ineffectual, powerless, feeble

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. cogent, telling, weightyadjective

    powerfully persuasive

    "a cogent argument"; "a telling presentation"; "a weighty argument"

    heavy, corpulent, obese, weighty, grave, revealing, telltale(a), rotund, impressive, telling, grievous


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  1. effective, convincing, telling, consequential, convictive, pertinent, potent, relevant, significantadjective

    Submitted by Providence on July 16, 2023  

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  1. cogentadjective

    forcible, effective, powerful, urgent, potent, irresistible, resistless, convincing, conclusive

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  1. cogentadjective

    convincing, conclusive, forcible, influential

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  1. List of paraphrases for "cogent":

    convincing, persuasive, compelling

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  1. Tina Fey:

    He’s so smart and his speech was so cogent.

  2. Dave Harris:

    I don’t think you can make a cogent argument that somebody who is pregnant and has been the victim of violence can go into a trial and at the very least not feel some bias towards a circumstance where a victim is a pregnant woman who basically had violence occur.

  3. Jack Nicholson:

    JACK NICHOLSON: My point of view, while extremely cogent, is unpopular. LOS ANGELES TIMES: Which is? JACK NICHOLSON: That the repressive nature of the legalities vis-a-vis drugs are destroying the legal system and corrupting the police system. LOS ANGELES TIMES: Let's talk about acting for a minute.

  4. Lynda Westlund:

    He's unique. He's special. But ... he's very cogent.

Translations for cogent

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  • مقنعArabic
  • убедителен, състоятелен, достоверенBulgarian
  • slagkraftig, overbevisendeDanish
  • überzeugend, schlagendGerman
  • πειστικόςGreek
  • convincente, irrefutable, convencedor, irrebatible, persuasivo, lógico, inteligibleSpanish
  • متقاعد کنندهPersian
  • vakuuttava, järkiperäinen, järkeväFinnish
  • logique, convaincant, intelligible, irréfutable, persuasif, cohérentFrench
  • làidirScottish Gaelic
  • intelligibile, coherente, irrefutabile, coerente, logico, convincente, persuasivo, inconfutabileItalian
  • קוגנטHebrew
  • ಕೋಜೆಂಟ್Kannada
  • cogentesLatin
  • overtuigendDutch
  • достоверный, убедительныйRussian
  • övertygande, bindandeSwedish
  • inandırıcı, ikna edici, mantıklıTurkish
  • קאָגענטYiddish
  • 切實Chinese

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