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Definition 1: produced by or subjected to forcing - [adjective denoting ppl]

Samples where forced or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • forced-air heating
  • furnaces of the forced-convection type
  • forced convection in plasma generators

Definition 2: lacking spontaneity; not natural - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where forced or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a constrained smile
  • forced heartiness
  • a strained smile

Synonyms for forced in the sense of this definition

(forced is similar to ...) speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression

Definition 3: forced or compelled - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where forced or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • promised to abolish forced labor

(forced is similar to ...) not subject to the control of the will

"involuntary manslaughter" "involuntary servitude" "an involuntary shudder" "It (becoming a hero) was involuntary. They sank my boat"

Definition 4: made necessary by an unexpected situation or emergency - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where forced or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a forced landing

(forced is similar to ...) not scheduled or not on a regular schedule

"an unscheduled meeting" "the plane made an unscheduled stop at Gander for refueling"

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