1 But the last term of the definition is still more cogent, as coupled with the first.
2 And by the soundest commentators this has ever been held a cogent argument in such matters.
3 This is a cogent vice thou hast here, carpenter; let me feel its grip once.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleContext Highlight In CHAPTER 108. Ahab and the Carpenter.
4 Caesar gave way before such cogent reasoning, and the cardinals were consequently invited to dinner.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 18. The Treasure.
5 Mr. Gradgrind did not seem favourably impressed by these cogent remarks.