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force-feedverb [T]

uk   /ˈfɔːs.fiːd/ us   /ˈfɔːrs.fiːd/
to force a person or animal to eat and drink, often putting food into the stomach through a pipe in the mouth: Eventually, the hunger strikers were force-fed.figurative The whole nation was force-fed government propaganda about how well the country was doing.
(Definition of force-feed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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force-feedverb [T]

us   /ˈfɔrsˌfid, ˈfoʊrs/ past tense and past participle -fed
  • force-feed verb [T] (FEED)

to force (a person or animal) to eat and drink, often by sending food to the stomach through a tube in the mouth
  • force-feed verb [T] (TEACH)

to force (someone) to learn something or accept an opinion or belief: Children should not be force-fed this nonsense in school.
(Definition of force-feed from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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