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Synonyms for persuasion
pərˈsweɪ ʒənper·sua·sion

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Wiktionary

  1. persuasionnoun

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

  2. persuasionnoun

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

  3. persuasionnoun

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

  4. persuasionnoun

    It is his persuasion that abortion should never be condoned.

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

  5. persuasionnoun

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

  6. persuasionnoun

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

  7. persuasionnoun

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. persuasion

    Synonyms:
    conviction, inducement, creed, belief, opinion

Princeton's WordNet

  1. persuasion, suasionnoun

    the act of persuading (or attempting to persuade); communication intended to induce belief or action

    Synonyms:
    thought, view, opinion, suasion, sentiment

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

  2. opinion, sentiment, persuasion, view, thoughtnoun

    a personal belief or judgment that is not founded on proof or certainty

    "my opinion differs from yours"; "I am not of your persuasion"; "what are your thoughts on Haiti?"

    Synonyms:
    idea, thinking, perspective, aspect, mentation, ruling, purview, cerebration, legal opinion, thought process, vista, view, survey, impression, thought, position, suasion, opinion, belief, prospect, scene, sentiment, panorama, eyeshot, horizon, judgment, judgement, sight, public opinion, notion, intellection, popular opinion, vox populi, feeling

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. persuasionnoun

    Synonyms:
    influence, inducement, incitement, suasion, bringing over

  2. persuasionnoun

    Synonyms:
    conviction, creed, belief, doctrine, tenet, dogma, way of thinking

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. persuasionnoun

    Synonyms:
    inducement, suasion, incitement, creed, belief

    Antonyms:
    dissuasion, coercion, constraint

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "persuasion":

    suasion, persuasive, persuasiveness, conviction, belief, lobbying

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How to use persuasion in a sentence?

  1. Francis Rooney:

    The Holy See doesn't have business to promote or consular activities to direct, it's all about the big ideas and the power of persuasion.

  2. Sandar Min:

    This is persuasion in the interest of their project. We understand that, they put us in good hotels, treated us to nice meals.

  3. William O. Douglas:

    The use of violence as an instrument of persuasion is therefore inviting and seems to the discontented to be the only effective protest.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Modern man uses ideas and persuasion to achieve his goals; primitive man uses guns and brute force to achieve his goals! Moral and clever people choose the first method; immoral and stupid people choose the second method!

  5. Aesop:

    Persuasion is often more effectual than force.

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