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Emotional AppealPlay
Use 'convince' when appealing to someone's feelings to believe something. SlideThe documentary convinced me that sea turtles need our help.
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Not Always TruePlay
Convincing doesn't mean the thing is true, just that someone believes it is. SlideHe convinced the jury of his innocence, even though evidence was missing.
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Strong ArgumentsPlay
When trying to convince, it implies using strong reasons or arguments. SlideHer speech convinced the council to adopt the policy.