Translation of "force" - English-French dictionary

force

noun /foːs/

strength or power that can be felt

force
The force of the wind was so strong that it damaged the roof.

a person or thing that has great power

force
the forces of nature.

(sometimes with capital) a group of men prepared for action

force
the police force
the Royal Air Force.
forced adjective

done with great effort

forcé
a forced march.
forceful adjective

powerful

vigoureux
He presented a forceful argument.
forcefully adverb

vigoureusement
forces noun plural

the army, navy and air force considered together

forces (armées)
The Forces played a large part in the parade.
in/into force

in or into operation; working or effective

en vigueur
The new law is now in force.

(Translation of “force” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)