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COMPEL

'COMPEL' is a 6 letter word starting with C and ending with L

Crossword clues for 'COMPEL'

ClueAnswer

Force to do something (6)COMPEL
Make mandatory (6)
To force (6)
Urge forcibly on (6)
Achieve by force (6)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for COMPEL

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word compel will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

COW - TIE

4 letter words

BIND - GOAD - GRIP - HAVE - HOLD - MAKE - MOVE - PUSH

5 letter words

BESET - BREAK - BULLY - CAUSE - DAUNT - DRIVE - EXACT - FORCE - GRIND - IMPEL - POWER - PRESS - SCREW - SPARK - UNMAN

6 letter words

COERCE - COMPEL - DECREE - DEMAND - FOSTER - IMPOSE - INCITE - OBLIGE - OBSESS - PROPEL - THRUST - WHIP ON - WRENCH

7 letter words

ACTUATE - ANIMATE - CAUSE TO - COMMAND - CONCUSS - DICTATE - DRIVE ON - ENFORCE - ENSLAVE - FORWARD - HENPECK - OPPRESS - OVERAWE - POSSESS - PROMOTE - PROVOKE - REPRESS - SHOTGUN

8 letter words

BEAT DOWN - BROWBEAT - BULLDOZE - CASTRATE - DOMINEER - ENERGISE - ENERGIZE - KEEP DOWN - MOTIVATE - NOT LET GO - OBLIGATE - OVERBEAR - OVERRIDE - PRESSURE - RAILROAD - RESTRAIN - RIDE OVER - SET GOING - SUPPRESS - WALK OVER

9 letter words

BLACKMAIL - CONSTRAIN - DESPOTIZE - GALVANISE - GALVANIZE - GRIND DOWN - INFATUATE - KEEP UNDER - PREOCCUPY - SET AGOING - STIMULATE - SUBJUGATE - TERRORISE - TERRORIZE - TREAD DOWN - TREAD UPON - TYRANNIZE

10 letter words

INSIST UPON - INTIMIDATE - LORD IT OVER - OVERMASTER

11 letter words

CLAMP DOWN ON - NECESSITATE - PUT IN MOTION - SET IN MOTION - TRAMPLE DOWN - TRAMPLE UPON - WALK ALL OVER

12 letter words

DOMINEER OVER - GIVE MOMENTUM - MOVE TO ACTION - PRESS HEAVY ON - USE FORCE UPON - WEIGH HEAVY ON

13 letter words

GIVE AN IMPETUS - TYRANNIZE OVER

17 letter words

RIDE ROUGHSHOD OVER

Definition of compel

  • force somebody to do something; "We compel all students to fill out this form"
  • necessitate or exact; "the water shortage compels conservation"


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