Antonyms of COMPEL

Examples of usage:

  1. The limits of a brief tract on a great subject compel us to pass unnoticed many questions which will occur to a thoughtful mind. "Three Prize Essays on American Slavery" by R. B. Thurston A.C. Baldwin Timothy Williston
  2. The only way to enlighten such men is to skin them alive, or compel them to tear themselves to death in an iron trap; and there are, unfortunately, laws to prevent that. "Furze the Cruel" by John Trevena
  3. Bitter experience had taught them that the Delawares were crafty and fearless fighters who would compel them to pay dearly for victory. "Spotted Deer" by Elmer Gregor
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