- To force a person or animal to ingest food, for example by stuffing food down the throat, or using a tube passed into the stomach.
- They were ordered to force-feed the prisoners on hunger strike.
- To force someone to take in information or accept an ideology.
- The teachers at this school tend to force-feed their students information, rather than encourage critical thinking and debate.
force a person or animal to ingest food
force someone to take in information
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