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Synonyms for force

Synonyms for force

power used to overcome resistance

effective means of influencing, compelling, or punishing

the strong effect exerted by one person or thing on another

the capacity to exert an influence

a group of people organized for a particular purpose

to cause (a person or thing) to act or move in spite of resistance

to compel by pressure or threats

to compel (another) to participate in or submit to a sexual act

Synonyms for force

a powerful effect or influence

an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists)

one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority

a group of people having the power of effective action

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(of a law) having legal validity

a putout of a base runner who is required to run

to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"

urge or force (a person) to an action

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impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably

squeeze like a wedge into a tight space

force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically

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take by force

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The men charged with sexual intercourse without consent, forceable confinement and assault occasioning actual bodily harm were Able Seaman Marine Technicians Rohan Martin Angre, Mitchell Mark Summers, Michael Daniel Thompson and Jonathan Lee Walter took place aboard HMAS Newcastle while it was off the coast of Western Australia in August 2011.
Rose Hush Munneke Democracy in Wales is a farce as the Labour Party will, for the forceable future dominate the political landscape.
we want it to be binding and forceable and verifiable that's our basis.
discrimination and was en forceable by a private cause of action.
"We knew a lot of judges and we knew they could use some help." Brooks and Soule identified the forceable entry docket as an area in which they could help by representing low-income clients, an initiative they will launch in the fall.