force in Chinese
[ fɔ:s ] Pronunciation:
How to pronounce "force"Synonyms of "force""force" in a sentence"force" meaning
past tense: forced past participle: forced plural: forces present participle: forcing
- He forced a laugh to his shaking lips .
- The company was forced to pass its dividend .
- The viscous drags is equal to the resultant force .
- The irregular force is completely irregular .
- Fresh force was force recently done .
- The force of the rapids had been terrifying .
- Certain particles will exert equal forces .
- He could not force the bishop to appoint him .
- A secret force thrust me forward again .
- In the long run he forced me to an agreement .
- a putout of a base runner who is required to run; the putout is accomplished by holding the ball while touching the base to which the runner must advance before the runner reaches that base; "the shortstop got the runner at second on a force"
Synonyms: force out, force-out, force play,
- an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists); "he may accomplish by craft in the long run what he cannot do by force and violence in the short one"
- (of a law) having legal validity; "the law is still in effect"
- physical energy or intensity; "he hit with all the force he could muster"; "it was destroyed by the strength of the gale"; "a government has not the vitality and forcefulness of a living man"
Synonyms: forcefulness, strength,
- a powerful effect or influence; "the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them"
- a unit that is part of some military service; "he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men"
Synonyms: military unit, military force, military group,
- a group of people having the power of effective action; "he joined forces with a band of adventurers"
- group of people willing to obey orders; "a public force is necessary to give security to the rights of citizens"
- one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority; "the mysterious presence of an evil power"; "may the force be with you"; "the forces of evil"
- (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity; "force equals mass times acceleration"
- impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably; "She forced her diet fads on him"
- do forcibly; exert force; "Don''t force it!"
- cause to move by pulling; "draw a wagon"; "pull a sled"
Synonyms: pull, draw,
- force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically; "She rammed her mind into focus"; "He drives me mad"
Synonyms: drive, ram,
- squeeze like a wedge into a tight space; "I squeezed myself into the corner"
Synonyms: wedge, squeeze,
- take by force; "Storm the fort"
- urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate
- move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"
- to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"; "He squeezed her for information"
Synonyms: coerce, hale, squeeze, pressure,