Part of speech:
To gain by the use of force or coercion:
To force or try to force, as by influence or persuasion:
To force into, or hold in, close bounds; confine
The definition of urgent is something pressing or important, or something that requires immediate attention.
To force payment of; extort
Influence is defined as to affect a person or thing.
To force one's way (into, through, etc.)
To be or get in the way of (a view or something to be seen).
To use force against in order to harm; start a fight with; strike out at with physical or military force; assault
To bring about or gain by pressure, threat, or force:
Causing one to feel sure or to believe or agree; persuading as by evidence; cogent
Requiring others to work hard or meet high expectations:
To combine with, form a bond with, or be taken up by a chemical or chemical structure. An enzyme, for example, is structured in such a way as to be able to bind with its substrate.
Cause means to produce a result.
Command is defined as to give orders or exert authority over someone or something.
To seize (property) for military or government use
To subject to discipline; train; control
To subjugate or persecute by the imposition of troops.
To push, propel, or press onward forcibly; urge forward:
To direct (a person) to do something; order or urge:
To wrest from an unwilling person by physical force, menace, duress, torture, or any undue or illegal exercise of power or ingenuity; to wrench away (from); to tear away; to wring (from); to exact; as, to extort contributions from the vanquished; to extort confessions of guilt; to extort a promise; to extort payment of a debt.
To compel to go:
(Intransitive) to be an inconvenience
(Intransitive, colloquial) To proceed (in a direction).
To make a formal appeal or application (for)
To require something to be brought about.
The definition of oblige is to compel, force or obligate someone to do something by force, or to do as someone wishes, or to be indebted to someone.
To excel or exceed in power; to cause to yield; to subdue.
To try to force (something upon someone); to urge or inculcate.
Require is defined as to need or demand.
(Slang) To forcibly or deceitfully induce (another) to do something
To press in order to extract liquid, juice, etc.
To discover by observation; discern:
To advocate earnestly the doing, consideration, or approval of; press for:
To stop or deflect a ball or puck by using one's body.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To delay is defined as to postpone, make late or stop for awhile.
To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
To bind by a contract, promise, sense of duty, etc.; put under obligation
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