Bedeutung von “coerce” — Learner’s Dictionary

coerce

verb [ T ] us uk /kəʊˈɜːs/ formal

to make someone do something that they do not want to do:

[ + into + doing sth ] Employees said they were coerced into signing the agreement.
coercion noun [ U ] us uk /kəʊˈɜːʃən/

They accused the police of coercion.

(Definition von “coerce” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)