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Detailed Translations for compulsion from English to Spanish


compulsion [the ~] noun

  1. the compulsion (pressure)
    la presión; el peso; la compresión

Translation Matrix for compulsion:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
compresión compulsion; pressure circulation; compression; data compaction; data compression; impression; noise level; pressing; print; sound intensity; sound level; sound volume; volume
peso compulsion; pressure argy-bargy; balance; cargo; chicanery; commotion; freight; fuss; hassle; haul; hotchpotch; hubble-bubble; jumble; load; loading; medley; mishmash; scales; shell; shipment; squabbling; steelyard; stir; trouble making; weigh-beam; weigh-house; weighhouse; weighing machine; weighing-house; weight; wrapper
presión compulsion; pressure amount of pressure; blood pressure; circulation; hypertension; impression; noise level; pressure; print; sound intensity; sound level; sound volume; strain; volume
- coercion; irresistible impulse; obsession
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
peso weight
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- coercion; constraint

Related Words for "compulsion":

  • compulsions

Synonyms for "compulsion":

  • irresistible impulse; irrational impulse
  • obsession; irrational motive
  • coercion; causing; causation

Related Definitions for "compulsion":

  1. using force to cause something to occur1
    • though pressed into rugby under compulsion I began to enjoy the game1
  2. an urge to do or say something that might be better left undone or unsaid1
    • he felt a compulsion to babble on about the accident1
  3. an irrational motive for performing trivial or repetitive actions, even against your will1
    • her compulsion to wash her hands repeatedly1

Wiktionary Translations for compulsion:

  1. irrational need to perform some action

Related Translations for compulsion