Definition of forcing in English:

forcing

Pronunciation /ˈfôrsiNG/ /ˈfɔrsɪŋ/

adjective

Bridge
  • (of a bid) requiring by convention a response from one's partner, no matter how weak their hand may be.

    • ‘an opening bid of two clubs is forcing to game’
    forcing, compelling, exacting, extorting, extortion, demanding, requiring