|part of speech:
||compelled, compelling, compels
||to force or drive to do something.
His violent actions compelled the teacher to call the police.
- force, pressure, push
- similar words:
- drive, hustle, make, press, shove
||activate, exact, mandate, oblige, push, require, rout
||compellable (adj.), compellably (adv.), compeller (n.)