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How Do You Spell COERCE?

Correct spelling for the English word "coerce" is [k_ˌəʊ_ˈɜː_s], [kˌə͡ʊˈɜːs], [kˌə‍ʊˈɜːs]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of COERCE

  1. To restrain by force, especially by law or authority; to repress; to curb.

Common Misspellings for COERCE

Below is the list of 274 misspellings for the word "coerce".

Usage Examples for COERCE

  1. Persuasion and finally torture were used to coerce the pious and firm- minded youth, but to no avail. - "Armenian Legends and Festivals" by Louis A. Boettiger
  2. Well, we cannot coerce him into a life of sanctity and self- denial. - "The Lost Lady of Lone" by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  3. If a foreign force were brought over to coerce the nation, they would not answer for their own patience. - "The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  4. In spite of this it is probably true that from this time the mass of the English people were against further attempts to coerce America. - "Washington and his Comrades in Arms A Chronicle of the War of Independence" by George Wrong
  5. She knew that it would be difficult, if not impossible, to coerce them into peace and harmony, so she set about to contrive some method by which the mutual interest of the boys could be aroused and blended toward the accomplishment of a common object. - "The Flag" by Homer Greene
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