Definitions For Force


  • A putout of a base runner who is required to run; the putout is accomplished by holding the ball while touching the base to which the runner must advance before the runner reaches that base
  • An act of aggression (as one against a person who resists)
  • (of a law) having legal validity
  • Physical energy or intensity
  • A powerful effect or influence
  • A unit that is part of some military service
  • A group of people having the power of effective action
  • Group of people willing to obey orders
  • One possessing or exercising power or influence or authority
  • (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
  • Physical strength, power, or effect
  • Power or violence used on a person or thing
  • Strength or power that is not physical


  • Impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably
  • Do forcibly; exert force
  • Force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically
  • Squeeze like a wedge into a tight space
  • Take by force
  • Urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate
  • Move with force
  • To cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means
  • To make (someone) do something that he or she does not want to do
  • To make it necessary for (someone) to dosomething
  • To make (something) necessary

Is Force a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Force is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Force in a Sentence

  • The front of the car took the full force of the collision.
  • Instruments used to measure the force of the wind
  • The police were accused of using excessive force when they made the arrest.
  • They forced us to work long hours without pay.
  • The flooding forced hundreds of residents to flee their homes.
  • After seeing the evidence, I was forced to admit my error.

Synonyms for Force

Antonyms for Force

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