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forced

adjective uk   /fɔːst/ us    /fɔːrst/
done against your wishes: forced repatriationViolent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly describes an action that is done because it is suddenly made necessary by a new and usually unexpected situation: The plane had to make a forced landing because one of the engines cut out.Not expected or planned describes laughter, a smile, or an emotion that is produced with effort and is not sincerely felt: She tried hard to smile but suspected that it looked forced.Affected and insincere
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