Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To force oneself.
  • v. To force, force open; to acquire by force.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To force; to constrain; to compel to yield.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To force; violate.

Etymologies

From Middle French efforcer. (Wiktionary)

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