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Synonyms for propulsion
prəˈpʌl ʃənpropul·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. propulsionnoun

    a propelling force

    Synonyms:
    actuation

  2. propulsion, actuationnoun

    the act of propelling

    Synonyms:
    actuation

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  1. List of paraphrases for "propulsion":

    propelling

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. propulsion

    Synonyms:
    Anteropulsion

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How to use propulsion in a sentence?

  1. Pete Daly:

    The propulsion system could be valuable in other applications. You've got to keep that door open to innovation.

  2. General Motors boss Mary Barra:

    When you look at the work that we are doing to put connectivity in the vehicles ... looking at the forward looking technologies that you need in a vehicle, also all the propulsion technologies ... that is our focus, delivering the best return to our shareholders, we have the scale necessary to accomplish that.

  3. Steve Paul:

    You have no propulsion and you’re not going to have any bilge, you’re not going to have the pump inside the hull to pump water out of the boat, it’s a dead stick, dead in the water.

  4. Jeffrey Lewis:

    You don't need this ship for conventional missile tests, you need it when you recover a nuclear propulsion unit from the sea floor.

  5. Chris Helsel:

    With mobility companies looking to the sky for the answer to the challenges of urban transport and congestion, our work on advanced tire architectures and materials led us to imagine a wheel that could serve both as a traditional tire on the road and as a propulsion system in the sky.

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