Length ranks your synonyms based on character count.
Informal words should be reserved for casual, colloquial communication.
verb. compel, press
verb. put a rule, plan in force
- carry out
- crack down
verb. obligate to do something
- bear down
- bear hard on
- bring pressure to bear upon
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