Definition of carry conviction in English:
Be convincing: he might have reassured the financial markets had he carried conviction as a man in complete charge of economic policy
More example sentences
- This is of course one of those guesses which carries conviction if said in a loud enough voice: nobody really knows.
- In my opinion, these claims no longer carry conviction.
- If his picture was to carry conviction, it had to express genuine experience.
Definition of carry conviction in:
- US English dictionary