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compel
used in Their Finest Hour

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Definition
to force someone to do something

or more rarely:

to convince someone to do something
  • In the Skagerrak, because of the distance, we could give no air support to our surface ships, and consequently, lying as we did close to the enemy's main air power, we were compelled to use only our submarines.

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