Sentence Examples


  • She searched his gaze and responded with irritation, "If coercion is willing, then yes."
  • He refused to join Napoleon in any proposal for the coercion of Austria or the limitation of her armaments.
  • The coercion of Spain resulted in a peace by which Charles obtained Sicily in exchange for Sardinia.
  • Henry, however, seems to have believed as much in the coercion of Scotland as in the conciliation of Ireland.
  • Coercion is not very ethical because it forces someone to do something they are not typically willing to do.