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  Words related to propel

Related / Similar Words: impel, motivate, actuate, move, prompt, incite

 

Definition:
  • cause to move forward with force; "Steam propels this ship";
  • give an incentive for action; "This moved me to sacrifice my career";

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    Hyponyms: flip, rocket, carry, kick, punt, pole, hit, throw, drive, launch, catapult, project, send off, loft

     

    Grouped Verbs: affect, impress, move, strike

     

    Derivational Morphology: impulse, impulsion, impetus, impeller, propulsion, actuation, propeller, propellor, propellant, propellent, provocation, incitement, incitation, act, human action, human activity, motivation, motivating, motive, need, incentive, inducement, motivator

     

    Anagrams: looper, lopper, pooler

     

     
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