propel

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/prəˈpɛl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/prəˈpɛl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(prə pel)

Inflections of 'propel' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
propels
v 3rd person singular
propelling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
propelled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
propelled
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
Synonyms:
prompt , impel, drive , push , spur , spur on, motivate, incite, nudge , prod, get sb/sth moving, get sb/sth going, spur sb to action, set sth in motion, galvanize, galvanise (UK), spark
Sense: Verb: move forward
Synonyms:
move , move sb/sth forward, impel, thrust , drive , force , push , push sb/sth forward, send , advance
Sense: Verb: throw
Synonyms:
throw , hurl , chuck (informal), fling , lob, sling (informal), project , pitch , shoot , send , send sb/sth flying, thrust

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