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compulsion

US [kəmˈpʌlʃ(ə)n]
UK [kəm'pʌlʃ(ə)n]
  • n.强制;冲动;强迫
  • Web强迫行为;强迫症;难以抗拒的冲动
Plural Form:compulsions  
compulsion
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n.
1.
[u][c]
强迫;强制strong pressure that makes sb do sth that they do not want to do
You are under no compulsion to pay immediately.
没有人强迫你立刻付款。
There are no compulsions on students to attend classes.
没有强求学生上课。
2.
[c]
~ (to do sth)
(尤指做不正确、愚蠢或危险事的)强烈欲望,冲动a strong desire to do sth, especially sth that is wrong, silly or dangerous
He felt a great compulsion to tell her everything.
他感到一阵强烈的冲动,想要把一切都告诉她。

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