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noun [U]
/djʊˈres/ LAW
threats used to force someone to do something: Clarke's defence involved claims of duress and allegations he had been framed by the police. He claimed he had been acting under duress.
Translations of “duress”
in Chinese (Traditional) 威脅,脅迫…
in Chinese (Simplified) 威胁,胁迫…
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