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com·pels

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of compels in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of compels in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of compels in a Sentence

  1. The Heathrow Pause group:

    This is a symbolic action, using a legal loophole and participants' self-sacrifice to draw attention to the most serious and urgent crisis humanity has ever faced, the government's inaction on climate change, and the looming catastrophe of airport expansion, gives us no choice and compels us to act.

  2. Ryan Pack:

    Religion: Any religion that inspires, encourages, motivates, coerces, compels, forces, unjust behaviors, acts, or constraints, prohibits, just behaviors, acts, is not a religion at all, it is a false teaching. Don't ever devote yourself to it.

  3. Sue Grafton:

    People who've had happy childhoods are wonderful, but they're bland An unhappy childhood compels you to use your imagination to create a world in which you can be happy. Use your old grief. That's the gift you're given.

  4. Kedar Joshi:

    The worst mockery God can make of a moralist is that He compels him to be a solipsist.

  5. Chris Sanders:

    This law is harmful because it attempts to create a stigmatizing fear around trans people and restrooms, it is also harmful because it compels trans-inclusive businesses to put up a disparaging sign that actually makes going to the restroom more dangerous for trans people.

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