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See definition of coerced on Dictionary.com
  • as inbound
  • as inforced
  • as inurged

synonyms for coerced

  • constrained
  • enslaved
  • obligated
  • restrained
  • apprenticed
  • articled
  • bent
  • compelled
  • contracted
  • doomed
  • driven
  • fated
  • firm
  • forced
  • impelled
  • indentured
  • intent
  • made
  • necessitated
  • obliged
  • pledged
  • pressed
  • required
  • urged
  • bounden
  • certain
  • duty-bound
  • having no alternative
  • sure
  • under compulsion
  • under necessity
  • advised
  • allured
  • asked
  • begged
  • charged
  • coaxed
  • commanded
  • desired
  • exhorted
  • forced
  • implored
  • influenced
  • lured
  • motivated
  • moved
  • prompted
  • requested
  • solicited
  • wheedled

antonyms for coerced

MOST RELEVANT
  • irresolute
  • allowed
  • free
  • permitted
  • unbounded
  • unrestricted
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How to use coerced in a sentence

A meeting of the canons who had fled from Lige, and their brethren who had been coerced into voting, was held at Namur.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
"A machine cannot be coerced," the robot-confessor told him.
THE STATUS CIVILIZATIONROBERT SHECKLEY
So Forbes had coerced and terrified soldiers of his who were far superior to him in bulk and brawn.
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
Alice went into her arms, eager to be coerced and decided for: "And you really think it is my duty to go?"
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
Specs coerced Felix into the hall and warned him to go home and behave himself like a good dog.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF LAKEVILLE HIGHLESLIE W. QUIRK
I am a free man, and live in a free country, and I don't intend to be coerced.
THE NIGHT RIDERSHENRY C. WOOD
Was she going of her own free will into this alliance, or had she been tricked or coerced?
THE SQUIRE'S DAUGHTERSILAS K(ITTO) HOCKING
My view, therefore, was that the Europeans should not be coerced but persuaded.
POLITICAL AND LITERARY ESSAYS, 1908-1913EVELYN BARING
He coerced my poor mother into acquiescense, and she became his wretched tool instead of an honoured wife and helpmate.
THE DAUGHTER OF ANDERSON CROWGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
By what means the president was persuaded or coerced into doing the thing he had not planned to do, Ford was not to know.
EMPIRE BUILDERSFRANCIS LYNDE
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WORDS RELATED TO COERCED

  • advised
  • allured
  • asked
  • begged
  • charged
  • coaxed
  • coerced
  • commanded
  • desired
  • exhorted
  • forced
  • implored
  • influenced
  • lured
  • motivated
  • moved
  • prompted
  • requested
  • solicited
  • wheedled
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.