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compelling
used in The Return of the King

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Definition very interesting; or convincing — possibly leading to action

or more rarely:  a force for action
  • Far over hill and field it echoed; and so compelling was that call that Sam himself almost turned and dashed back.
    6.8 -- Book 6 Chapter 8 -- The Scouring of the Shire (40% in)

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