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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Use physical force against; Be bossy towards; Handle roughly adj. - Impelled by physical force especially against resistance.

Usage examples (32)
  • SCHULTZ: Because she cannot strong-arm Barack Obama.
  • Critics now accusing Saakashvili of strong-arm tactics.
  • And he never tried to impose any kind of strong-arm tactics.
  • For years Zimbabwe has suffered under Mugabe's strong-arm rule. for more
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