- The definition of persuasive is someone or something with the power to convince.
An example of persuasive is an argument that changes someone's mind.
persuasive definition by Webster's New World
Origin: French persuasif ; from Midieval Latin persuasivus ; from Classical Latin persuasus, past participle of persuadere
persuasive definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- per·suaˈsive·ly adverb
- per·suaˈsive·ness noun