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  • She laid her hand on his arm, and gazed persuasively into his eyes. Cited from Dixie Hart, by Will N. Harben
  • Will it take you more than ten minutes?' she added, persuasively. Cited from Wych Hazel, by Susan and Anna Warner
  • She holds up her arms persuasively to every person who passes. Cited from Dear Enemy by Jean Webster #2
  • He came forward and sat down on the seat beside her, bending towards her persuasively. Cited from The Daughters of Danaus, by Mona Caird
  • These matters should be taught persuasively but then left to each person's individual conscience.
  • He was silent for a very brief while, and then he spoke quietly and persuasively. Cited from For the Faith, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • Results show a consistent increase in the ability of students to write persuasively.
  • The point is that one may, with some justice, argue persuasively that being is divided.
  • He put out his hand and touched her arm lightly, persuasively. Cited from Greatheart, by Ethel M. Dell
  • John looked down on the little maid who hung on his arm so persuasively, then looked sorrowfully away. Cited from John Halifax, Gentleman, by Mrs. Craik:Dinah Maria
  • "Go in and get a rest, sir!" he said persuasively. Cited from The Odds, by Ethel M. Dell
  • He held the door open so persuasively that she yielded. Cited from The Firm of Girdlestone, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • When all sound of crying had ceased, she began to speak, persuasively, in a quiet voice. Cited from Maurice Guest, Henry Handel Richardson
  • "Don't you want to go to meeting and hear the new preacher?" she asked persuasively. Cited from The Southerner, by Thomas Dixon
  • "You won't tell me what is troubling you?" he said persuasively. Cited from Rosemary, by Josephine Lawrence
  • Thus, if he speaks persuasively, let his action be appropriate to it. Cited from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Volume 1
  • "But can't you spare us even an hour?" said Miss King persuasively. Cited from The Simpkins Plot, by George A. Birmingham
  • "Could you tell me why that would worry you?" she asked, smiling persuasively across at him. Cited from The Fighting Chance, by Robert W. Chambers
  • No one could reason more clearly, more powerfully, or more persuasively. Cited from Historical and Political Essays, by William Edward Hartpole Lecky
  • He laid his hand persuasively on her shoulder. Cited from A Lover in Homespun, by F. Clifford Smith
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Meaning of persuasively

  • adverb In a persuasive manner
    this essay argues so persuasively...