to make (a law, rule, etc.) active or effective : to make sure that people do what is required by (a law, rule, etc.) : to make (something) happen : to force or cause ...
Daily (7-day) street-sweeping parking restrictions, such as on Market Street, are
tr.v. en·forced, en·forc·ing, en·forc·es. 1. To compel observance of or obedience to
Middle English (in the senses 'strive' and 'impel by force'; formerly also as inforce) : from Old French enforcir, enforcier, based on Latin in- in + fortis strong.
Jul 22, 2013