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  • adv. In an unconvincing manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in an unconvincing manner


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  • Spock’s perfect concentration was broken; he glanced over at McCoy, his expression unconvincingly calm, clearly expecting the worst.


  • Yet Palin unconvincingly blames her political enemies — including those questioning whether she was really the mother of her last child — for forcing her July resignation as governor, for the good of Alaska.

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  • As far as we can tell, all the elimination decisions rest solely with the public for the remainder of X Factor, which leaves Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh and Sharon Osbourne with little more to do than squabble amongst themselves in unconvincingly stage-managed ways.

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  • The correct view is exactly the opposite-if McCain knows the truth, doesn't really believe what he's saying and tells lies unconvincingly, that is evidence of the far deeper corruption of the man.

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  • Humperdinck's take on Sleeping Beauty reconfigures it unconvincingly as a version of Parsifal, writes Andrew Clements

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  • Also, Jordan Dorsey, he who last sang an Usher song so unconvincingly he seemed to give up about half way through the song.

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  • I wached some special on the History channel the other night where a lot of people were very unconvincingly trying to convince the world of this.

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  • Davies overplays the part unconvincingly (but it really is a bizarre performance that has to be seen to be believed).

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  • "George Is Dead," which features Marlo Thomas as a self-centered socialite who is thrust without warning into widowhood, starts out like a bloated version of one of the satirical comedy routines that Ms. May used to do with Mike Nichols back in the 1950s, then lurches unconvincingly into pseudo-seriousness.

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  • Mr. Bollen has to keep a lot of balls in the air, and he ultimately loses his touch in an unconvincingly violent and coincidence-layered ending.

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