Translation of forcible in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈfɔːrsəbəl; ˈfɔːsəbəl/


  • 1.1 (using force) forzoso forcible entry [Law/Derecho] allanamiento (masculine) de morada
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    • The person who uses defensive force knew or had reason to believe that an unlawful and forcible entry or unlawful and forcible act was occurring or had occurred.
    • Someone or something has made a forcible entry.
    • Future airlifters will likely retain this requirement since it is an essential element of the Army's forcible entry mission.
    1.2 (convincing) [argument/objection] contundente, convincente
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    • In his strongest and most forcible performance from the podium, Mr Sargent succeeded in putting across two key messages.
    • Arguments must therefore be crude, clear and forcible, and appeal to emotions and instincts, not the intellect.
    • It is a stronger power, a more forcible motive, which exerts itself upon such occasions.

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