Definition of 'compulsion'
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The muscles in her neck twitched and stood out in cords as she fought the compulsion to bend her head. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)Later, when it's less needed, it often lingers as a compulsion. DEATH OF A NYMPH (2001)
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Translations for 'compulsion'
British English: compulsion NOUN
A compulsion is a strong desire to do something, which you find difficult to control.
He felt a sudden compulsion to drop the bucket and run.
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