force noun (PHYSICAL POWER) translation to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "force" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


/fɔːs/ US  /fɔːrs/
[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 today
Masses and large amounts of things
[C or U] specialized in scientific use, (a measure of) the influence which changes movement
the force of gravity
Energy, force and powerPower and intensity
combine/join forces to work with someone else in order to achieve something which you both want
Helping and co-operatingCreating alliances
(Definition of force noun (PHYSICAL POWER) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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