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  1. compellingadjective

    driving or forcing

    "compelling ambition"

    dissuasive, powerless

  2. compellingadjective

    tending to persuade by forcefulness of argument

    "new and compelling evidence"

    dissuasive, powerless

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. compellingadjective

    forcible, coercive, constraining, imperative, compulsory

    elective, optional, discretional

  2. compellingnoun

    compulsion, coercion, constraint, duress, force

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  1. Richard Hill:

    Given that CLO managers are typically thinly capitalized, it is hard to envision that many small managers will have access to the long-term capital that risk-retention rules would require, unlike the last CLO manager consolidation cycle that followed the financial crisis, we believe this time around the consolidation economics are not as compelling given a combination of smaller post-crisis CLO management fees and shorter reinvestment periods.

  2. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie:

    He and I are friends and so if he picks up the phone and calls me and says, ‘I need you to help somewhere,’ and he makes a compelling case for it and I have the time to do it, I’m going to go help him, if I can’t, I’m going to tell him I can’t.

  3. Alan MacEachin:

    Strains on household budgets such as rising housing and healthcare-related costs may be crowding out purchases of retail goods. I see no compelling reason at this time for the Fed to raise interest rates in September.

  4. Jim Mackey:

    WatchDox is just yet another mobile productivity and secure communication solution that we can put in our bag and provide as part of a compelling portfolio.

  5. Aaron Dunn:

    I'm a little skeptical that this has legs, this is more of a momentum reversal and the valuations aren't that compelling anymore.

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