Synonyms for convinced

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This convinced me that the cart belonged to Mr. Gosse, who I knew had returned.

How my heart rises at her preference of them to me, when she is convinced of their injustice to me!

"But that way was so exciting," she urged, not at all convinced.

When I say that I am convinced of these things I speak with too much pride.

I am convinced of it by the manner in which he spoke of her.

Lieut. Rodgers was convinced that this method was too risky and that some other must be devised.

He was convinced by what she told him that both Lloyd and her mother were unduly alarmed.

I had hastened forward, convinced that my aid and protection were direly needed.

I am convinced that he would, as he said, let his hand be cut off to save my life.

I hope I have convinced, I am sure I have made you blush, my dear, and that is some satisfaction.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, "to overcome in argument," from Latin convincere "to overcome decisively," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + vincere "to conquer" (see victor). Meaning "to firmly persuade" is from c.1600. Related: Convinced; convincing; convincingly.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CONVINCED

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