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compelled

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  • verbforce to act
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Synonyms for compelled

verb force to act
  • constrain
  • enforce
  • exact
  • impel
  • necessitate
  • oblige
  • urge
  • bulldoze
  • coerce
  • concuss
  • dragoon
  • drive
  • hustle
  • make
  • restrain
  • squeeze
  • crack down
  • make necessary
  • put the arm on
  • put the chill on
  • shotgun
  • throw weight around
  • turn on the heat

Antonyms for compelled

  • dissuade
  • discourage
  • halt
  • leave alone
  • stop
  • block
  • check
  • delay
  • deter
  • hinder
  • impede
  • obstruct
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to compelled

answerable

adjective. responsible
  • accountable
  • amenable
  • bound
  • chargeable
  • compelled
  • constrained
  • liable
  • obligated
  • obliged
  • subject
  • to blame

bound

adjective. obligated; destined

destined

adjective. bound for, fated in near future

enforced

adjective. in force

forced

adjective. compulsory, strained

managed

adjective. governed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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