clear and convincing
- The term refers to a standard of proof in some civil cases where the party responsible for providing evidence must show that the propositions they make are more likely to be true than not
- In order to win the case, the attorney needed to present a clear and convincing argument about the company's breach of contract.
- The plaintiff had a hard time showing a clear and convincing demonstration of the defendant's negligence in the court.
- The judge insisted on a clear and convincing evidence to support the claims made by the party in the litigation.