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.
From Middle French efforcer. (Wiktionary)
9 And burnt his beastly heart to efforce her chastity. efforce > force, overcome by force (SUS); _hence: _ violate