En*force"ment(?), n. [Cf. OF. enforcement.] 1. The act of enforcing; compulsion.
He that contendeth against these enforcements may easily master or resist them.Sir W. Raleigh.
Confess 't was hers, and by what rough enforcementShak.
You got it from her.
2. A giving force to; a putting in execution.
Enforcement of strict military discipline.Palfrey.
3. That which enforces, constraints, gives force, authority, or effect to; constraint; force applied.
The rewards and punishment of another life, which the Almighty has established as the enforcements of his law.Locke.
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