browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

propelledmore about propelled

propelled


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Propel  \Pro*pel"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Propelled};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Propelling}.]  [L.  propellere,  propulsum  pro  forward  + 
  pellere  to  drive.  See  {Pulse}  a  beating.] 
  To  drive  forward;  to  urge  or  press  onward  by  force;  to  move 
  or  cause  to  move  as  the  wind  or  steam  propels  ships;  balls 
  are  propelled  by  gunpowder. 




more about propelled