Meaning of “forceful” in the English Dictionary

"forceful" in English

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forcefuladjective

uk /ˈfɔːs.fəl/ us /ˈfɔːrs.fəl/
forcefully
adverb uk /ˈfɔːs.fəl.i/ us /ˈfɔːrs.fəl.i/

He argued forcefully that stricter laws were necessary to deal with the problem.
forcefulness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈfɔːs.fəl.nəs/ us /ˈfɔːrs.fəl.nəs/

(Definition of “forceful” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"forceful" in American English

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forcefuladjective

us /ˈfɔrs·fəl, ˈfoʊrs-/
forcefully
adverb us /ˈfɔrs·fə·li, ˈfoʊrs-/

approving

He argues his case forcefully.

(Definition of “forceful” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)