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Synonyms for forced

Synonyms for forced

done under force


not natural or spontaneous

Synonyms for forced

forced or compelled

made necessary by an unexpected situation or emergency

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lacking spontaneity

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This forced it to invest n "rotary wing aircraft' (helicopters).
When Kazakhstan declared independence in December 1991 it did not possess an army and so was forced to form an organization from disparate parts of what remained from the Soviet military.
are often forced to make split-second judgments - in circumstances that are tense, uncertain, and rapidly evolving - about the amount of force that is necessary in a particular situation.
Their standard kit weighed as much as 160 pounds, and they were forced to use outdated mapping, plotting, designation and communications equipment.
Officials were forced to be innovative, to meet taskings "on a very accelerated time line, often before expected support was in place," he added.
During the pursuit, the driver evaded several attempts by the police to block his car and forced the officers to take evasive action to avoid a collision.