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coercive

co·er·cive

coercive

 
 
pronunciation:
ko uhr sihv
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or using coercion.
The guerrillas sometimes used coercive methods to obtain recruits.
similar words:
compulsory
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derivations: coercively (adj.), coerciveness (n.)