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See definition of compellingly on Dictionary.com
  • as inurgently
  • as inviolently

synonyms for compellingly

  • eagerly
  • earnestly
  • frantically
  • hastily
  • vigorously
  • anxious
  • beseechingly
  • emotionally
  • enthusiastically
  • excitedly
  • gravely
  • imperiously
  • impetuously
  • imploringly
  • importunately
  • persuasively
  • precipitately
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How to use compellingly in a sentence

And how infinitely sweet, how compellingly necessary now seemed to me this new, sweet world that swept around us now.
THE WAY OF A MANEMERSON HOUGH
His sense of hearing will be struck compellingly by your device.
CERTAIN SUCCESSNORVAL A. HAWKINS
She made a start as if to rise, but he put out his hand in front of her, beseechingly or compellingly, and she sank down again.
THE LANDLORD AT LION'S HEAD, COMPLETEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
He took her by the shoulders compellingly, held her at arm's length; and the angel who watched halted with pen in air, indecisive.
WHERE THE TRAIL DIVIDESWILL LILLIBRIDGE
Need I look upon her coldly because she had become radiant, compellingly lovely?
THE BACILLUS OF BEAUTYHARRIET STARK
He tapped again, and then a third time, twice in succession and more compellingly.
THE GIRL IN THE MIRRORELIZABETH GARVER JORDAN
Her silence, that look, seemed in some subtle way to lay hold on whatever was best in the young man, compellingly.
ANGELA'S BUSINESSHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
So if you knock compellingly at the door of that mind to gain attention, you may arouse very unfavorable attention.
CERTAIN SUCCESSNORVAL A. HAWKINS
Montgomery looked at Gilmore, whose fierce insistent glance was bent compellingly on him.
THE JUST AND THE UNJUSTVAUGHAN KESTER
His hunger was driving him too compellingly—only—only he wondered if Bill, too, were lost.
LOVE OF LIFEJACK LONDON
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WORDS RELATED TO COMPELLINGLY

  • anxious
  • beseechingly
  • compellingly
  • eagerly
  • earnestly
  • emotionally
  • enthusiastically
  • excitedly
  • frantically
  • gravely
  • hastily
  • imperiously
  • impetuously
  • imploringly
  • importunately
  • persuasively
  • precipitately
  • vigorously
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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