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compel
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

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Definition
to force someone to do something

or more rarely:

to convince someone to do something
  • Finding ourselves too slow of sail, we put on a compelled valour, and in the grapple I boarded them: on the instant they got clear of our ship; so I alone became their prisoner.
    4.6 — Act 4 Scene 6 — Another room in the Castle (52% in)

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