force-feeding

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfɔːsˌfiːdɪŋ/

From the verb force feed: (⇒ conjugate)
force-feeding is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
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force feed [sb/sth],
force-feed [sb/sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(animal, person: feed against their will)alimentar a la fuerza a, alimentar por la fuerza a loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Her hunger strike was cut short after they force-fed her.
 Su huelga de hambre fue interrumpida cuando la alimentaron a la fuerza.
force feed [sb/sth] [sth],
force-feed [sb/sth] [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(animal, person: force to eat)alimentar a la fuerza a, alimentar por la fuerza a loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 The guards force-fed the prisoner food.
 Los guardias alimentaron a la fuerza al prisionero.
force-feed [sth] to [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (impose: [sth] on [sb](coloquial)meter en vena loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 The regime force-fed propaganda to the people.
 El régimen le metía en vena propagandas a la gente.
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