Length ranks your synonyms based on character count.
Common words appear frequently in written and spoken language across many genres from radio to academic journals.
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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