- Inflections of 'propel' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
- v 3rd person singular
- v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
- v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
- v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: prompt
, spur on
, get sb/sth moving
, get sb/sth going
, spur sb to action
, set sth in motion
Sense: Verb: move forward
, move sb/sth forward
, push sb/sth forward
Sense: Verb: throw
, send sb/sth flying
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