Art depends for its effects, for its persuasiveness, on inevitability.
He had a power and sharp-cut faculty of statement and persuasiveness beyond any man's else.
He spoke with so much grace and persuasiveness that I was fascinated no less than the abbe.
But his persuasiveness for many minds remained in its highest degree.
The persuasiveness that could sway a mob ended by sweeping M. Binet off his feet.
He was trying for his first convert and his soul went into his persuasiveness.
And there was some pressure, too, besides the persuasiveness.
How much dignity and persuasiveness it has still, he thought to himself, this commonplace country life of ours, on its best sides!
He injected a little more of the oil of persuasiveness into his voice.
The tradesman soul yielded to the persuasiveness of cash in advance.