Translation of "coercion" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /kəʊˈɜː.ʃən/ us /koʊˈɝː-/ formal

the use of force to persuade someone to do something that they are unwilling to do

He claimed the police had used coercion, threats, and promises to obtain the statement illegally.

(Translation of “coercion” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)