Home   Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus  Customize   Spruce   Help


Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases 

We found 35 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word compel:
Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "compel" is defined.

General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. compel: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. compel: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. compel: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. compel: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. compel: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. compel: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Compel, compel: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. compel: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. compel: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. compel: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. compel: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. compel: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. compel: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. compel: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. compel: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. compel: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Compel: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. compel: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. compel: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. compel: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. compel: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. compel: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. compel: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. compel: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. compel: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. compel: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. compel: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. compel: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Compel: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. Compel: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Compel: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. COMPEL: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. compel: Idioms [home, info]

(Note: See compels for more definitions.)

Quick definitions from Macmillan (
American English Definition British English Definition

Provided by

Quick definitions from WordNet (compel)

verb:  force or compel somebody to do something ("We compel all students to fill out this form")
verb:  make someone do something

▸ Also see compels
Word origin

Words similar to compel

Usage examples for compel

Words that often appear near compel

Rhymes of compel

Invented words related to compel

Phrases that include compel:   compel belief, compel payment, compel to accept, motion to compel more...

Words similar to compel:   oblige, command, compellable, compelled, compelling, obligate, require, more...

Search for compel on Google or Wikipedia

Search completed in 0.029 seconds.

Home   Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus  Customize  Privacy   API   Spruce   Help