Synonyms of force in English:




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  • 2 the doors had to be forced
    break open, force open, burst open, prise open, kick in, knock down, blast; crack
  • 3 water was forced through a hole in the pipe
    propel, push, thrust, shove, drive, press, pump, expel


in force

  • 2 her fans were out in force
    in great numbers, in great quantities, in hordes, in full strength


force out

seventeen people were forced out of their homes evictexpelejectoustremovedislodgeturn output outthrow outthrow out on the streetsthrow out on one's eardrum outdrive out informalchuck outkick outboot outheave outthrow someone out on their ear

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force, compel, coerce, oblige
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