English version

dragoon somebody into something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdragoon somebody into something phrasal verbFORCE somebody TO DO somethingto force someone to do something they do not want to dodragoon somebody into doing something Monica was dragooned into being on the committee. dragoon→ See Verb table
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Verb table
dragoon
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydragoon
he, she, itdragoons
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydragooned
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave dragooned
he, she, ithas dragooned
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad dragooned
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill dragoon
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have dragooned
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam dragooning
he, she, itis dragooning
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you, we, theyare dragooning
Past
I, he, she, itwas dragooning
you, we, theywere dragooning
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been dragooning
he, she, ithas been dragooning
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been dragooning
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be dragooning
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been dragooning
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