Definitions for coercivekoʊˈɜr sɪv

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

co•er•civekoʊˈɜr sɪv(adj.)

  1. serving or tending to coerce.

Origin of coercive:

1590–1600

co•er′cive•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coercive(adj)

    serving or intended to coerce

    "authority is directional instead of coercive"

Wiktionary

  1. coercive(Adjective)

    Displaying a tendency or intent to coerce.

  2. Origin: from coerce + -ive

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coercive(adj)

    serving or intended to coerce; having power to constrain

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