enforce

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪnˈfɔːrs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɛnˈfɔrs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(en fôrs, -fōrs)

Inflections of 'enforce' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
enforces
v 3rd person singular
enforcing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
enforced
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
enforced
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

enforce
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: require compliance with
Synonyms:
oblige, exert , compel , pressure , press , coerce, require , drive , demand , implement , impel, force , make , necessitate, expect , dictate, exact , constrain , insist on, insist upon, sanction , put the screws on (informal), get tough on (informal), wrest, extort, spur , hound , crack down on, clamp down on
Antonyms:
ignore , neglect , disregard , waive , overlook
Sense: Verb: impose
Synonyms:
impose, carry out, carry through, execute , administer, enact , apply , bring sth into force, put sth in force, put sth into action, have sth executed
Sense: Verb: reinforce
Synonyms:
reinforce , fortify, support , strengthen , make sth stronger, build up
Antonyms:
weaken , degrade, break down, diminish , discourage , lessen, reduce , undermine

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