Translation of "force" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /fɔːs/ us

B2 to make someone do something that they do not want to do

zorlamak, zorla yaptırmak
[ + to do sth ] The hijacker forced the pilot to fly to New York.
[ often passive ] She was forced out of the race by a knee injury.

B2 to make an object move or open by physical strength or effort

itmek, itelemek, zorla açmak, hareket ettirmek
They had to force the lock.
She forced the window open.

(Translation of “force verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)