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Verbs (8)
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force to believe, drive home, ram home
v. make clear by special emphasis and try to convince somebody of something; "drive home a point or an argument"; "I'm trying to drive home these basic ideas"
press home, ram home, drive home
v. make clear by special emphasis and try to convince somebody of something; "drive home a point or an argument"; "I'm trying to drive home these basic ideas"
drive home, deliver
v. carry out or perform; "deliver an attack", "deliver a blow"; "The boxer drove home a solid left"
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Fuzzynyms (44)
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give way, yield
v. end resistance, as under pressure or force; "The door yielded to repeated blows with a battering ram"
submit, reconcile, resign
v. accept as inevitable; "He resigned himself to his fate"
resile, retract, forswear, recant, abjure
v. formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure; "He retracted his earlier statements about his religion"; "She abjured her beliefs"
buckle under, knuckle under, give in, succumb, yield
v. consent reluctantly
relinquish, surrender
v. relinquish to the power of another; yield to the control of another
relinquish, quit, renounce, foreswear
v. turn away from; give up; "I am foreswearing women forever"
give up, free, resign, relinquish, release
v. part with a possession or right; "I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"; "resign a claim to the throne"
grant, cede, yield, concede
v. give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
give up, renounce, resign, vacate
v. leave (a job, post, or position) voluntarily; "She vacated the position when she got pregnant"; "The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds"
renounce, abdicate
v. give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations; "The King abdicated when he married a divorcee"
fall
v. yield to temptation or sin; "Adam and Eve fell"
go against, infract, break, breach, violate, offend, transgress
v. act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises; "offend all laws of humanity"; "violate the basic laws or human civilization"; "break a law"; "break a promise"
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drive
v. urge forward; "drive the cows into the barn"
Antonyms (5)
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take in, have, take, ingest, consume
v. serve oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken soup!"; "I don't take sugar in my coffee"
drive home
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