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used in The Remains of the Day

2 uses
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to force someone to do something

or more rarely:

to convince someone to do something
  • And even when I had assured myself I was on the right road, I felt compelled to stop the car a moment to take stock, as it were.
    1e — Day 1 - Evening (6% in)
  • His conclusions were not necessarily those that compelled agreement, sir.
    4a — Day 4 - Afternoon (24% in)

There are no more uses of "compel" in The Remains of the Day.

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