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    coerce - Dictionary definition and meaning for word coerce

    Definition
    (verb) to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :
    Synonyms : force , hale , pressure , squeeze
    Example Sentence
    • She forced him to take a job in the city
    • He squeezed her for information
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for coerce

Coerce sounds like Force. When somebody is coercing you, they are forcing you to do something.

sounds like course--- we have to FORCED by teachers to complete our COURSE

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CO(compulsory)+FORCE.....

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