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Antonyms for propellingpro·pel·ling

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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"

    Antonyms:
    adynamic, undynamic

    Synonyms:
    propellant, propellent, propulsive

How to use propelling in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Diana Zulli:

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

  3. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    The stubborn will is the propelling force necessary for climbing the ladder of success.

  4. Paul Hokemeyer:

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

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