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coerce

verb [T]  /koʊˈɜrs/ us  
to persuade someone forcefully to do something that he or she may not want to do: I don’t think anybody should be coerced into leaving.
coercion
noun [U]  /koʊˈɜr·ʃən/ us  
They used threats and coercion to keep the others in line.
coercive
adjective  /koʊˈɜr·sɪv/ us  
coercive threats/governments
Translations of “coerce”
in Spanish coaccionar…
in French contraindre…
in German nötigen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 強制,強迫, 威逼,脅迫…
in Russian принуждать…
in Turkish zorlamak, mecbur etmek, cebren yaptırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 强制,强迫, 威逼,胁迫…
in Polish zmuszać…
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