uncoercive

adjective
un·​co·​er·​cive | \ ˌən-kō-ˈər-siv \

Definition of uncoercive

: not using threats or force to achieve compliance : not coercive uncoercive questioning

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uncoercively adverb

First Known Use of uncoercive

1769, in the meaning defined above

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