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Synonyms for forceful
ˈfɔrs fəl, ˈfoʊrs-force·ful

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  1. forcefuladjective

    Antonyms:
    gentle

  2. forcefuladjective

    Antonyms:
    gentle

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. forcefuladjective

    characterized by or full of force or strength (often but not necessarily physical)

    "a forceful speaker"; "a forceful personality"; "forceful measures"; "a forceful plan for peace"

    Synonyms:
    emphatic

    Antonyms:
    unforceful, wimpish, unassertive, forceless, wimpy

  2. emphatic, forcefuladjective

    forceful and definite in expression or action

    "the document contained a particularly emphatic guarantee of religious liberty"

    Synonyms:
    emphasized, exclamatory, emphasised, emphatic

    Antonyms:
    wimpish, unassertive, unforceful, forceless, wimpy

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "forceful":

    strong, vigorous, energetic, powerful, robust, convincing, firm

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#1854firm
#2389powerful
#7893robust
#13716emphasized
#14224convincing
#14373energetic
#19156vigorous
#29453emphasised
#37155forceful
#50602emphatic
#275050exclamatory

How to use forceful in a sentence?

  1. Peter Kidd:

    In my view, the first episode in the priest's sacristy involved a brazen and forceful sexual attack on the two victims, the acts were sexually graphic. Both victims were visibly and audibly distressed during this offending.

  2. Publisher Adrian Binks:

    A lot will want to remain invested in the business. You won't find a better place to put your money at the moment, we are clearly focused on trying to take market share from our main rival (Platts) and we’re going to under the new ownership structure be a lot more aggressive and forceful in doing that.

  3. Sandra Bond Chapman:

    Decide from the get-go how much mental energy you are going to spend on a task, giving your full forceful energy all the time really degrades resources. You need to know when to do something fast and when to do something slow.

  4. Flower A. Newhouse:

    Although Easter symbolizes Christ's most forceful accomplishment, it heralds the attainment of every human being who strives Godward.

  5. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

    There has been a lot of talk in the last 24 hours about one of our presidential candidates and his seeming ambivalence about David Duke and the KKK, so let me make it perfectly clear, that is not the view of Republicans who have been elected to the United States Senate, and I condemn his views in the most forceful way.


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