HyperDic: self-propelled

English > 2 senses of the word self-propelled:
ADJECTIVEallself-propelled, automotive, self-propellingcontaining within itself the means of propulsion or movement
allself-propelled, self-propellingmoved forward by its own force or momentum
English > self-propelled: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningContaining within itself the means of propulsion or movement.
Example"a self-propelled vehicle"
Synonymsautomotive, self-propelling
BroadermovingIn motion
Spanishautomotor
English > self-propelled: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningMoved forward by its own force or momentum.
Examples
  • "a self-propelled egotist"
  • "the arms program is now self-propelled"
Synonymself-propelling
Broaderdynamic, dynamicalCharacterized by action or forcefulness or force of personality
Spanishautopropulsado

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