Compel and Squeeze


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Compel verb – To cause (a person) to give in to pressure.
Squeeze and compel are semantically related. in force to act topic. In some cases you can use "Squeeze" instead a verb "Compel".
Nearby Words: compelling, compelled
Synonyms for Compel


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Squeeze verb – To cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city".
Usage example: He squeezed her for information

Compel and squeeze are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Compel" instead a verb "Squeeze".
Nearby Words: squeezed, squeezing, squeezable, squeezer, squeezability
Synonyms for Squeeze

Common collocations

confession compel confession squeeze confession
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