Another word for force


force, forcefulness, strength - physical energy or intensity

Example:- he hit with all the force he could muster

force, power - one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority

Example:- the mysterious presence of an evil power

force, personnel - group of people willing to obey orders

Example:- a public force is necessary to give security to the rights of citizens

force, violence - an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists)

Example:- he may accomplish by craft in the long run what he cannot do by force and violence in the short one

force, military force, military group, military unit - a unit that is part of some military service

Example:- he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men

force, force-out, force out, force play - 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

Example:- the shortstop got the runner at second on a force

force - a powerful effect or influence

Example:- the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them

force - a group of people having the power of effective action

Example:- he joined forces with a band of adventurers

force - (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity

Example:- force equals mass times acceleration

effect, force - (of a law) having legal validity

Example:- the law is still in effect


force, impel - urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate

coerce, force, hale, pressure, squeeze - to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :

Example:- She forced him to take a job in the city

force, storm - take by force

Example:- Storm the fort

force, squeeze, wedge - squeeze like a wedge into a tight space

Example:- I squeezed myself into the corner

force, push - move with force,

Example:- He pushed the table into a corner

force, thrust - impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably

Example:- She forced her diet fads on him

drive, force, ram - force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically

Example:- She rammed her mind into focus

force - do forcibly; exert force

Example:- Don't force it!

draw, force, pull - cause to move by pulling

Example:- draw a wagon

Tweets containing the word force

Source : WordNet