Examples of forcible in a Sentence
the forcible removal of the rioters
Recent Examples of forcible from the Web
Based on the accounts of the woman, prosecutors could weigh a number of charges, including assault, harassment, forcible touching and strangulation, legal experts said.
The North Shore district attorney's office has dismissed a forcible rape charge against a former New Orleans Police officer.
President Donald Trump faced allegations of extramarital affairs and forcible kissing and groping from more than a dozen women in the run-up to the 2016 election.
Michael Bernback, 65, was charged in 2015 with eight felonies, including forcible rape, rape of an unconscious person and administering a drug to commit rape, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney's office.
In a Washington Post report published in April 2018, former NBC correspondent Linda Vester claimed Brokaw made an unwanted advance, including a forcible attempt to kiss her, on two occasions in the 1990s.
Linda Vester, a former NBC correspondent, describes several encounters with Brokaw in the early 1990s, including groping and forcible attempts to kiss her.
Linda Vester, a former NBC correspondent, told The Post that legendary anchor Tom Brokaw made unwanted advances toward her on two occasions in the 1990s, including a forcible attempt to kiss her.
The company’s quarterly loss was tied to more than $460 million of charges resulting from a legal settlement related to Wynn Resorts’s forcible 2012 redemption of shares owned by Universal Entertainment Corp.
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FORCIBLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of forcible for English Language Learners
: made or done by physical force or violence
FORCIBLE Defined for Kids
Definition of forcible for Students
- a forcible entrance
- forcible statements
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