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compulsion
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

3 uses
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Definition
a strong (possibly uncontrollable) urge to do something; or a force or a requirement that forces an action
  • I will not try to screen myself behind the plea of compulsion from a master; for it was not so.
    10 — A Perilous Passage In The Slave Girl's Life (16% in)
  • It seems less degrading to give one's self, than to submit to compulsion.
    10 — A Perilous Passage In The Slave Girl's Life (38% in)
  • She told him I was living with her by compulsion of his wife; that he needn't accuse her, for he was the one to blame; he was the one who had caused all the trouble.
    15 — Continued Persecutions (44% in)

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