Part of speech:
(Intransitive) To exert a binding or restraining influence.
To keep within certain limits; put certain limitations on; confine
To bind as by a promise; pledge; engage
To gain by the use of force or coercion:
A fundamental property of the elementary particles of which matter is made that gives rise to attractive and repulsive forces. There are two kinds of charge: color charge and electric charge.
Pledge is defined as to give something as security for a loan, promise, make an agreement, or accept a potential membership.
The definition of coerce means to use force or scare tactics to get someone to do something.
To exert a strong, irresistible force on; sway:
To constrain is to impose limitations or restrictions on someone or something, or to force yourself or someone else to act in a certain way.
To arrange or agree to:
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 force or try to force, as by influence or persuasion:
To be morally bound to do
To use force against in order to harm; start a fight with; strike out at with physical or military force; assault
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