Still, years of warnings about getting into cars with strangers compelled her to hesitate.
Whatever the reason, she felt compelled to answer flippantly.
However, with Howie's credibility questioned, I felt we were compelled to revisit the issue.
I felt compelled to follow but I wanted to hear more.
As handsome as he was, her eyes were compelled to the man beside him.
He felt compelled towards them, as if whatever it was he was supposed to do had to be done with one in front of him.
His piercing gaze went to her, and she felt compelled to answer him.
Something in his voice compelled her to hurry.
She felt more compelled to him now than ever before.
She felt compelled to go there.
After embarrassed apologies, she seemed compelled to sit down and chat, as if idle conversation might be penance for the pilfered peach pie.
Dean felt compelled to do something even if he didn't know what.
She was compelled towards both, one by emotion and the other by fate.
Kris looked at each of the brothers then back at him, as if forced to acknowledge what—or who—had compelled them back.
A'Ran compelled the sword into the ground deep enough for it to remain upright when he released it.
"Donnie seems comfortable here," she added, as if she felt compelled to move the conversation to less personal ground.
He had too much respect for her and Tim to make her a mistress when he almost felt compelled to make her something more.
He found himself on the Caribbean Sanctuary, in the small chamber with the Oracle book. Sea breeze swept through the small windows of the room, and he took a step towards the lectern on which the open book rested. The pages displayed had a few words written on them rather than the constantly shifting writing that normally scrawled itself across the pages. He felt himself compelled towards the book even as his fight-or-flight instinct reared up.
Dean felt strongly compelled to agree.
If he had left it at 'next time, take your phone', she would have felt compelled to argue.
He tried to focus on the book again, but after a few minutes something compelled him to look at her.
Xander knew the effect he had on women; they tended to be compelled towards him then melted when he touched them.
The impossibility of reconciling the financial requirements of the national party with the demands of the British and French controllers of the public debt, compelled him to resign in the following February.
Alexander was at last crushed by the Thebans, compelled to acknowledge the freedom of the Thessalian cities and to limit his rule to Pherae, and forced to join the Boeotian league.
At some point a buyer will come to town, offer a low price, and the farmer will be compelled to sell because the risk of not selling is too high; he may not get another offer and the crop might rot for poor storage.
But now we can no longer risk emergency improvisation of national defense; we have been compelled to create a permanent armaments industry of vast proportions.
Still there is much in the Bible against which every instinct of my being rebels, so much that I regret the necessity which has compelled me to read it through from beginning to end.
I was compelled to evade her question, for I could not explain to her the mystery of a self-existent being.
When compelled to rise they would sometimes circle round and round and over the pond at a considerable height, from which they could easily see to other ponds and the river, like black motes in the sky; and, when I thought they had gone off thither long since, they would settle down by a slanting flight of a quarter of a mile on to a distant part which was left free; but what beside safety they got by sailing in the middle of Walden I do not know, unless they love its water for the same reason that I do.
In some places, within my own remembrance, the pines would scrape both sides of a chaise at once, and women and children who were compelled to go this way to Lincoln alone and on foot did it with fear, and often ran a good part of the distance.
The visitor, compelled to look on at this family scene, thought it necessary to take some part in it.
Providence compelled all these men, striving to attain personal aims, to further the accomplishment of a stupendous result no one of them at all expected--neither Napoleon, nor Alexander, nor still less any of those who did the actual fighting.