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He claims that police officers forced him to sign a confession.
Three judges have been forced to resign because of corruption scandals.
Despite the pain, she forced herself to get out of bed.
You can't force him into going out with you.
Two men forced him into the back of the van.
Bad health forced her to abandon her studies.
Lack of skills forces these young men into low-paid jobs.
Falling sales eventually forced them out of business.
She forced the package through the slot.
Use a strong jet of water to force blockages out of the pipe.
This is the British English definition of force. View American English definition of force.
old and no longer in good condition
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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