Usage examples for coerce

  1. " There is no one," he said slowly, " who could coerce you? – Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. This process is even possible when the belligerents are separated by a neutral State, since the territory of a weak neutral will be violated if the object be of sufficient importance, or if the neutral be too strong to coerce there still remains the possibility that his alliance may be secured. – Some Principles of Maritime Strategy by Julian Stafford Corbett
  3. He certainly can't coerce anybody. – The Squatter and the Don by C. Loyal