Definition of in force in English:

in force

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  • 1In great strength or numbers.

    ‘birdwatchers were out in force’
    • ‘Bird watchers and nature lovers assembled in force at Pairc Cois Feile on Sunday morning at 5 am to greet the Dawn Chorus.’
    in great numbers, in great quantities, in hordes, in full strength
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  • 2Valid or operative; in effect.

    • ‘a state of emergency was in force’
    effective, in operation, operative, operational, in action, valid, on the statute book, current, live, active
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