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compulsion [the ~] noun

  1. the compulsion (pressure)
    la pression; la force

Translation Matrix for compulsion:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
force compulsion; pressure authority; boost; capacity; courage; drive; energy; fervor; fervour; fiber; fibre; fierceness; force; fortitude; gin; gusto; impetus; impulse; incentive; influence; intensity; jenever; momentum; power; robustness; soul; spirit; spunk; spur; stimulus; strength; strongness; sturdiness; thoroughness; vehemence; vigor; vigour; violence; zest
pression compulsion; pressure ale; amount of pressure; beer; blood pressure; brew; draught beer; hypertension; lager; pressure; strain
- coercion; irresistible impulse; obsession
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:

Cross Translation:
compulsion pression; contrainte dwang — het uitoefenen van macht om iemand tegen diens wil iets te laten doen of laten

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