Synonyms of forceful in English:

forceful

adjective

  • 1 she had a forceful personality
    dynamic, energetic, assertive, authoritative, vigorous, powerful, potent, strong, strong-willed, pushing, driving, determined, insistent, commanding, bullish, dominant, domineering; bold, confident, self-confident, self-assured, self-possessed, audacious, enterprising, competitive, go-ahead, zealous
    informal pushy, bossy, in-your-face, not backward in coming forward, feisty
    [Antonyms] weak, submissive
  • 2 the board was persuaded by his forceful arguments
    cogent, convincing, compelling, strong, powerful, potent, weighty, plausible, effective, efficacious, sound, valid, well founded, telling; impressive, persuasive, irresistible, eloquent, credible, influential, conclusive, unanswerable, authoritative; logical, reasoned, reasonable, rational, lucid, coherent
    [Antonyms] weak, unconvincing
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