- Reasonable and convincing; based on evidence.
- Appealing to the intellect or powers of reasoning.
- Forcefully persuasive; relevant, pertinent.
The prosecution presented a cogent argument, convincing the jury of the defendant's guilt.
(Can we add an example for this sense?)
reasonable and convincing; based on evidence
appealing to the intellect or powers of reasoning
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