Forcible - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɔːrsəbl|  American pronunciation of the word forcible
Brit.  |ˈfɔːsɪb(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word forcible


- impelled by physical force especially against resistance(syn: physical, strong-arm)

forcible entry


the forcible removal of the rioters

the forcible overthrow of the government

signs of forcible entry into the building

The forcible abduction and marriage of women is a felony.

His Latin is singularly forcible and expressive.

He gave me a squeeze of the hand, which was forebodingly forcible.

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