Synonyms of 'forcible'
involving physical forceforcible resettlement of villagers
convincing or effectiveHe is a forcible advocate for the arts.
He puts forward a compelling argument against the culling of badgers.
There will be a strong incentive to enter into negotiations.
a powerful drama about a corrupt city leader
You can't make an effective argument if all you do is stridently voice your opinion.
the tragedy of an active mind trapped by failing physical health
The film's special effects are particularly impressive.
a relatively cheap and efficient form of communication
Both sides have made valid points.
a mighty young athlete
a potent electoral message
an energetic public-relations campaign
This is a forceful argument for joining them.
Surely such weighty matters merit a higher level of debate?
He makes a cogent argument for a more egalitarian education system.
There are signs of a forcible entry.
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in the sense of active
busy and energeticthe tragedy of an active mind trapped by failing physical health
in the sense of cogent
forcefully convincingHe makes a cogent argument for a more egalitarian education system.
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