forceful

[fawrs-fuhl, fohrs-]
adjective
1.
full of force; powerful; vigorous; effective: a forceful plea for peace.
2.
acting or driven with force.

Origin:
1565–75; force + -ful

forcefully, adverb
forcefulness, noun
unforceful, adjective
unforcefully, adverb

forceful, forcible.


1. cogent, telling.
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forceful (ˈfɔːsfʊl)
 
adj
1.  powerful
2.  persuasive or effective
 
'forcefully
 
adv
 
'forcefulness
 
n

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forceful
1570s, from force + -ful. Related: Forcefully.
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Example sentences
Likewise, in a geyser, the steam needs a place to go and presses the water
  forcefully upwards until it bursts out of the ground.
Researchers are pros at using laser beams to forcefully stop atoms in their
  tracks.
He also began vomiting forcefully at around three weeks.
Few scenes grab our attention more forcefully than those where the familiar
  sits jarringly against the uncomfortably alien.
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