|part of speech:
||convincing, or compelling by virtue of a strong argument or clear presentation.
Her cogent rebuttal was the key to their team winning the debate.
- articulate, coherent, compelling, convincing, effective, trenchant
- similar words:
- clear, forceful, incontrovertible, logical, persuasive, sound, strong, telling, valid, well-founded, well-grounded
||fluent, legitimate, lucid, luminous, solid
||cogently (adv.), cogency (n.)