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synonyms for dragooned

  • alarm
  • appall
  • awe
  • bully
  • coerce
  • constrain
  • daunt
  • dishearten
  • dismay
  • scare
  • subdue
  • terrify
  • terrorize
  • badger
  • bait
  • bludgeon
  • bluster
  • browbeat
  • buffalo
  • bulldoze
  • chill
  • compel
  • cow
  • dispirit
  • disquiet
  • dragoon
  • enforce
  • force
  • hound
  • oblige
  • overawe
  • ride
  • ruffle
  • spook
  • strong-arm
  • bowl over
  • lean on
  • push around
  • showboat
  • twist someone's arm
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antonyms for dragooned

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  • assure
  • calm
  • comfort
  • embolden
  • encourage
  • hearten
  • help
  • incite
  • inspirit
  • leave alone
  • please
  • reassure
  • release
  • soothe
  • assist
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How to use dragooned in a sentence

Primitive, dragooned, unanimous ages cannot possess culture.
SOLILOQUIES IN ENGLANDGEORGE SANTAYANA
The county was dragooned and the Highland host ravaged wherever it went.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, PART 1, SLICE 1VARIOUS
The State could not be dragooned into open secession, therefore the neutrality policy was adopted.
THE EVERY-DAY LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLNFRANCIS FISHER BROWNE
For his sake she has learned all the womanly little accomplishments which Mrs. Kittridge has dragooned into Sally.
THE PEARL OF ORR'S ISLANDHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
He could not be dragooned into denying his faith, and he was therefore imprisoned, preparatory to his expulsion from France.
THE HUGUENOTS IN FRANCESAMUEL SMILES.
Metz, now part of German Lorraine, was probably not so ferociously dragooned as other places.
THE HUGUENOTS IN FRANCESAMUEL SMILES.
But how to obtain that until you have got this self-respecting, self-governing people to see any advantage in being dragooned?
INTIMATE CHINAMRS. ARCHIBALD LITTLE
Was it true that under this ridiculous Military Service Act all men under forty were to be dragooned into the army?
SONIA MARRIEDSTEPHEN MCKENNA
In his own country he was celebrated as the most merciless persecutor that had ever dragooned the Huguenots to mass.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
When death is a relief, and the only relief it appears that you will afford him, will he be dragooned into tranquillity?
LIFE OF LORD BYRON, VOL. 6 (OF 6)THOMAS MOORE
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