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    What does it mean the phrasal verb "to force off", which is used for example in the following sentence? He was forced off after colliding with somebody. Thank you in advance.

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    If you're forced off a track or similar, you are literally pushed off the track, road etc.

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    Post Re: To force off

    Quote Originally Posted by Lukys
    What does [s]it[/s] the phrasal verb "to force off" mean, which is used [s]for[/s]as an example in the following sentence: He was forced off after colliding with somebody. Thank you in advance.
    Hello Lukys,

    "To force off" means "to push off of" or "to shove off" all indicating that the force of the collision pushed him off of the road or path or sidewalk (from the place wherever he was at the time of the impact).

    Hope this helps .

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