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Princeton's WordNet

  1. propellant, propellent, propelling, propulsiveadjective

    tending to or capable of propelling

    "propellant fuel for submarines"; "the faster a jet plane goes the greater its propulsive efficiency"; "universities...the seats of propulsive thought"


  1. propelling

    Propelling refers to the action of driving, pushing, or causing something to move in a certain direction or at a certain speed, typically forward. It can be achieved through various means such as mechanical force, energy, power, or thrust. This term is often used in contexts such as vehicles (like boats, cars, and rockets), sports, and physical activities.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Propelling

    of Propel

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of propelling in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of propelling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of propelling in a Sentence

  1. Diana Zulli:

    People are getting access to information and a culture that is foreign to them, which is likely propelling this trend.

  2. Paul Hokemeyer:

    Change is hard. That's why propelling away from discomfort is easier than moving toward a fantasy goal.

  3. Reddit CEO Steve Huffman:

    We are growing like wildfire, and I think a lot of those bans and the censorship is really propelling our growth, people are looking for a new alternative as their voices have been shut up.

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    A lacerate
    B motile
    C irascible
    D sesquipedalian

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