force (n.) 3
opposition, resistance, strength
1H6 II.i.32 [Talbot to all, of the French] if it chance the one of us do fail, / The other yet may rise against their force
2H6 I.i.208 [Warwick to Salisbury] That Maine which by main force Warwick did win
Cor I.x.14 [Aufidius to First Soldier, of Coriolanus] I thought to crush him in an equal force