Sinônimos de compel
to force (to be or do something)the introduction of legislation to compel cyclists to wear a helmet
They forced him to work round-the-clock.
You can't make me do anything.
They tried to limit the cost by enforcing a low-tech specification.
Curiosity drove me to probe into what they worked on together.
This decree obliges unions to delay strikes.
Individuals will be constrained to make many sacrifices for the greater good.
The guards hustled Harry out of the car.
A prolonged drought had necessitated the introduction of water rationing.
He argued that the government had coerced him into resigning.
My business partner tried to bulldoze into leaving the company.
I felt impelled to go on speaking.
He had been dragooned into the excursion.
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in the sense of bulldoze
to coerce (someone) into doing something by intimidationMy business partner tried to bulldoze into leaving the company.
in the sense of coerce
to compel or forceHe argued that the government had coerced him into resigning.
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