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 Dictionary entry overview: What does forcible mean? 

FORCIBLE (adjective)
  The adjective FORCIBLE has 1 sense:

1. impelled by physical force especially against resistance

  Familiarity information: FORCIBLE used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

FORCIBLE (adjective)

Sense 1forcible [BACK TO TOP]


Impelled by physical force especially against resistance


forcible; strong-arm; physical

Context examples:

forcible entry / a real cop would get physical / strong-arm tactics


forceful (characterized by or full of force or strength (often but not necessarily physical))

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