coercively

coercive

[koh-ur-siv]
adjective
serving or tending to coerce.

Origin:
1590–1600; coerce + -ive

coercively, adverb
coerciveness, noun
noncoercive, adjective
noncoercively, adverb
noncoerciveness, noun
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coercion (kəʊˈɜːʃən)
 
n
1.  the act or power of coercing
2.  government by force
 
co'ercionist
 
n
 
coercive
 
adj
 
co'ercively
 
adv
 
co'erciveness
 
n

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coercive
c.1600, from coerce by infl. of conversive, etc. Form coercitive (attested from 1630s) is more true to Latin.
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