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Synonyms for forced
fɔrst, foʊrstforced

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forcedadjective

    produced by or subjected to forcing

    "forced-air heating"; "furnaces of the forced-convection type"; "forced convection in plasma generators"

    constrained, strained

    unaffected, voluntary, scheduled

  2. forcedadjective

    forced or compelled

    "promised to abolish forced labor"

    constrained, strained

    scheduled, voluntary, unaffected

  3. forcedadjective

    made necessary by an unexpected situation or emergency

    "a forced landing"

    constrained, strained

    unaffected, voluntary, scheduled

  4. constrained, forced, strainedadjective

    lacking spontaneity; not natural

    "a constrained smile"; "forced heartiness"; "a strained smile"

    labored, constrained, agonistic, strained, laboured

    unaffected, voluntary, scheduled

Editors Contribution

  1. made

    he made you do it!

    well, i'm going to hate him forever because you made him do it!

    Submitted by anonymous on November 25, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. forcedadjective

    compelled, constrained

  2. forcedadjective

    strained, unnatural, catachrestic, far-fetched, studiously sought

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. forcedadjective

    involuntary, compulsory, strained, far-fetched

    spontaneous, voluntary, discretional, optional, elective

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How to use forced in a sentence?

  1. Croatian Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic:

    We forced them, by sending people up there. And we'll keep doing it.

  2. John Smirnow:

    We wanted to give our companies a tool to provide assurances that the goods being imported in the US don't include inputs from the [ Xinjiang ] region and don't include inputs produced with forced labor.

  3. Roberto Herrera Cceres:

    A situation of insecurity moves people, it forces internal displacement that later turns into forced migrations.

  4. Alex Saab:

    If I'm extradited to the United States, every independent expert is categoric : I will be exposed to forced interrogation techniques, to torture, poor treatment, an unfair trial, inhuman detention conditions and cruel punishments, apart from United States, I have faith in God and I know He'll give me the strength to win.

  5. Paul Dergarabedian:

    Clearly, the pandemic caused the rule book to be thrown out the window and forced studios to get creative with their release strategies, and we are seeing, in real-time, the results of these various release models.

Translations for forced

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  • принудителенBulgarian
  • násilný, přinucený, vynucenýCzech
  • βεβιασμένοςGreek
  • ಬಲವಂತವಾಗಿKannada
  • forçadoPortuguese
  • вынужденный, насильственный, принудительныйRussian
  • زبردستیUrdu
  • 被迫Chinese

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