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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: forcible(0.01858 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to forcible.
English → English (WordNet)
adj : impelled by physical force especially against resistance;
“forcible entry”; “a real cop would get physical”;
“strong-arm tactics” [syn: physical, strong-arm]
English → English (gcide)
Forcible \For"ci*ble\, a. [Cf. OF. forcible forcible, forceable
that may be forced.]
1. Possessing force; characterized by force, efficiency, or
energy; powerful; efficacious; impressive; influential.
How forcible are right words! --Job. vi. 2?.
Sweet smells are most forcible in dry substances,
when broken. --Bacon.
But I have reasons strong and forcible. --Shak.
That punishment which hath been sometimes forcible
to bridle sin. --Hooker.
He is at once elegant and sublime, forcible and
2. Violent; impetuous.
Like mingled streams, more forcible when joined.
3. Using force against opposition or resistance; obtained by
compulsion; effected by force; as, forcible entry or
In embraces of King James . . . forcible and unjust.
Forcible entry and detainer (Law), the entering upon and
taking and withholding of land and tenements by actual
force and violence, and with a strong hand, to the
hindrance of the person having the right to enter.
Syn: Violent; powerful; strong; energetic; mighty; potent;
weighty; impressive; cogent; influential.