Definition of forcefully adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈfɔːsfəli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfɔːrsfəli//
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  1. 1in a firm and clear way so that other people believe you He argued his case forcefully.
  2. 2in a way that uses force synonym forcibly They were forcefully removed from their land.
  3. Word Familyforce noun verbforceful adjectiveforcefully adverbforced adjective (unforced)forcible adjectiveforcibly adverbenforce verb