adverb see coercive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Coercively — Coercive Co*er cive, a. Serving or intended to coerce; having power to constrain. {Co*er cive*ly}, adv. Co*er cive*ness, n. [1913 Webster] Coercive power can only influence us to outward practice. Bp. Warburton. [1913 Webster] {Coercive force} or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coercively — See coercive. * * * …   Universalium

  • coercively — adverb In a coercive manner …   Wiktionary

  • coercively — adv. in a forceful manner, in a compelling manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • coercively — co·er·cive·ly …   English syllables

  • coercively — adverb see coercive …   Useful english dictionary

  • coercive — coercively, adv. coerciveness, n. /koh err siv/, adj. serving or tending to coerce. [1590 1600; COERCE + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • coercive — adjective Date: circa 1600 serving or intended to coerce < coercive power > < coercive measures > • coercively adverb • coerciveness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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