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compulsion

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  • noundrive, obligation
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Synonyms for compulsion

noun drive, obligation
  • coercion
  • obsession
  • preoccupation
  • urgency
  • constraint
  • demand
  • drive
  • driving
  • duress
  • duty
  • engrossment
  • exigency
  • force
  • hang-up
  • monkey
  • necessity
  • need
  • prepossession
  • pressure
  • urge
  • have on the brain
  • tiger by the tail

Antonyms for compulsion

  • free will
  • freedom
  • independence
  • liberty
  • license
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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