- /fawrs"draft", -drahft", fohrs"-/, v.t.1. to draft (a law, proposal, or the like) quickly or under extreme pressure: The committee must force-draft a code of ethics to present to the meeting tomorrow.2. to cause to proceed at full speed or intensity.
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