AskDefine | Define suasion

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suasion n : the act of persuading (or attempting to persuade); communication intended to induce belief or action [syn: persuasion]

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  1. persuasion
    1977, S. R. Donaldson, The Illearth War, p 75. "The high intracate ways of the Keep had a strange power of suasion, an ability to carry conviction.''

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