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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The use of force or threats to compel.

Usage examples (36)
  • The criminal confessed under the duress of the police interrogation.
  • Confessed under duress
  • After all, his duress is worth more than the 2100+ lost.
  • Still, making a guy beat-off under gunplay duress is fun. for more
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