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Definición de “force” en inglés


noun (PHYSICAL)    /fɔːs/ US  /fɔːrs/
B2 [U] physical , especially violent , strength , or power : The force of the wind had brought down a great many trees in the area . She slapped his face with unexpected force. Teachers aren't allowed to use force in controlling their pupils . The police were able to control the crowd by sheer force of numbers (= because there were more police than there were people in the crowd ).Energy, force and powerPower and intensityPower and intensityEnergy, force and power in force in large numbers : Photographers were out in force at the palace todayMasses and large amounts of things [C or U] specialized in scientific use, (a measure of) the influence that changes movement : the force of gravity Energy, force and powerPower and intensity combine/join forces C2 to work with someone else in order to achieve something that you both want Helping and co-operatingCreating alliances
(Definition of force noun (PHYSICAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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