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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • v. To force, drive, or constrain: Duty compelled the soldiers to volunteer for the mission.
  • v. To necessitate or pressure by force; exact: An energy crisis compels fuel conservation. See Synonyms at force.
  • v. To exert a strong, irresistible force on; sway: "The land, in a certain, very real way, compels the minds of the people” ( Barry Lopez).
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • v. (literally) To drive together, round up
  • v. To overpower; to subdue
  • v. To force, constrain or coerce
  • v. To exact, extort, (make) produce by force
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • v. To drive or urge with force, or irresistibly; to force; to constrain; to oblige; to necessitate, either by physical or moral force.
  • v. To take by force or violence; to seize; to exact; to extort.
  • v. To force to yield; to overpower; to subjugate.
  • v. To gather or unite in a crowd or company.
  • v. To call forth; to summon.
  • verb-intransitive. To make one yield or submit.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • To drive or urge with force or irresistibly; constrain; oblige; coerce, by either physical or moral force: as, circumstances compel us to practise economy.
  • To subject; force to submit; subdue.
  • To take by force or violence; wrest; extort.
  • To drive together; unite by force; gather in a crowd or company; herd.
  • To overpower; overcome; control.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • v. force somebody to do something
  • v. necessitate or exact
  • Verb Form
    compeled    compelement    compeling    compell    compelled    compelling    compels   
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    need    necessitate    call for    take    involve    require    postulate    ask    demand   
    Cross Reference
    compelled    compelling   
    Words with the same meaning
    necessitate    constrain    coerce    force    oblige    seize    exact    extort    overpower    subjugate   
    Words with the same terminal sound
    Adel    Adele    Bel    Bell    Belle    Burrell    Cabell    Carmel    Cavell    Chanel   
    Same Context
    Words that are found in similar contexts
    convince    fascinate    disturb    vivid    overwhelm    impressive    satisfy    powerful    inspire    seductive