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English definition of “forceful”


adjective     /ˈfɔːs.fəl/ US  /ˈfɔːrs-/
C2 expressing opinions strongly and demanding attention or action : The opposition leader led a very forceful attack on the government in parliament this morning . She has a very forceful personality which will serve her well in politics .Strong-willed forcefully     /-i/ adverb He argued forcefully that stricter laws were necessary to deal with the problem .Strong-willed forcefulness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Power and intensityEnergy, force and power
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