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accomplished by force

Synonyms for forcible

impelled by physical force especially against resistance

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Miss Miggs remarked, and very justly, as an abstract sentiment which happened to occur to her at the moment, that she dared to say the locksmith and his wife would murmur, and repine, if they were ever, by forcible abduction, or otherwise, to lose their child; but that we seldom knew, in this world, what was best for us: such being our sinful and imperfect natures, that very few arrived at that clear understanding.
And I tell you-all, clear and forcible, this is it.
A forcible separation from the one human being whom she loved, and a removal in the character of a pauper to a public asylum--such was the prospect which awaited the unfortunate creature unless some one interfered in her favor before the end of the week.
Blifil suffered himself to be overpowered by the forcible rhetoric of the squire; and it being agreed that Western should close with Allworthy that very afternoon, the lover departed home, having first earnestly begged that no violence might be offered to the lady by this haste, in the same manner as a popish inquisitor begs the lay power to do no violence to the heretic delivered over to it, and against whom the church hath passed sentence.
The forcible administration of poison is by no means a new thing in criminal annals.
The conditions it faces also represent those of many Palestinian communities, where a combination of Israeli policies and practices --including demolitions and restricted access to basic services, such as education -- have created a coercive environment that violates the human rights of residents and generates a risk of forcible transfer.
Ariel Abriam, an investor here, said he is mulling over to file charges of forcible entry against Angelo Quimpo, the president of the Kalibo Save the Mangrove (Kasama).
Summary: New Delhi [India] December 20 (ANI): A delegation of Akali Dal, lead by party president Sukhbir Singh Badal, met the Pakistan High Commissioner today over the issue of forcible conversion of Sikhs in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
He was convicted of forcible sexual abuse in 2007, according to the (http://www.
However, South Darfur arm collection committee decided at the end of last October to postpone the campaign of forcible phase indefinitely due to lack of funding.
TAP)- A Number of Tunisian illegal immigrants in Lampedusa camp said they had started a hunger strike to oppose a forcible repatriation decision and claim their right to mobility.
The day of October 27 is observed as black day by people of Jammu and Kashmir every year to mark extreme resentment and indignation over the continued unlawful and forcible occupation of Jammu Kashmir state by the Indian tyrannical forces.
Abdullah bin Abdulmalik Al Al-Sheikh has voiced the deep concern of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia over the forcible deportation of Muslim people in Rakhine State at the hands of Myanmar government.
27(SUNA)-The Deputy Chairman of the High Committee on Firearms Collection in Central Darfur State, Mohamed Musa has directed the backup forces -People's Defense Forces, People Police and the Borders Guards - to put their weapons inside the Armed Forces storehouse before beginning of phase of forcible collection in October.
Charlie was left without a choice but to file a complaint for forcible entry when Gabby refused to vacate the land.