Translation of "force" - English-Polish dictionary

force

noun uk us /fɔːs/
POWER [ U ]

B2 physical power or strength

siła
The force of the explosion shattered every window in the street.
The army has seized power by force.
ORGANIZED GROUP [ C ]

B2 a group of people organized to work together for a particular purpose, for example in military service

siła
the Royal Air Force
a skilled work force
INFLUENCE [ C, U ]

power and influence, or a person or thing that has it

siła, moc
the forces of good/evil
in/into force

If a law, rule, etc is in force, it is being used, and if it comes into force, it starts to be used.

w mocy/w życie
The new law came into force in April.
be out in force

to be somewhere in large numbers

przybywać licznie
Photographers were out in force at the palace today.

(Translation of “force noun” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)