Synonyms of coerce in English:

coerce

verb

  • 1 he was coerced into giving evidence
    force, compel, oblige, browbeat, bludgeon, bully, threaten, intimidate, dragoon, twist someone's arm
    informal railroad, squeeze, lean on
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