Coerce in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Coerce

to make someone do something by using force or threats

Examples of Coerce in a sentence

The bully tried to coerce the small kids into giving him their lunch money. 🔊

As the students argued, the teacher tried to coerce them into silence with the threat of a detention. 🔊

It is against the law for someone to coerce you into giving away your belongings. 🔊

When the mob guys wanted the property, they tried to coerce the owners into signing over the deed. 🔊

The dictator used military force to coerce his citizens into following his rules. 🔊

If someone tries to coerce you into committing a crime, you should immediately call the police. 🔊

The union will try and coerce management into giving pay raises by threatening an employee strike. 🔊

In some movies, the bad guys will often try and coerce the bank presidents into robbing their own banks. 🔊

If you coerce someone at gunpoint to sign a document, the document is not legally binding. 🔊

The gang leader tried to coerce the young boy into robbing the liquor store. 🔊

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