HyperDic: propellent

English > 2 senses of the word propellent:
ADJECTIVEallpropellent, propellant, propelling, propulsivetending to or capable of propelling
NOUNsubstancepropellent, propellantany substance that propels
English > propellent: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningtending to or capable of propelling.
Synonymspropellant, propelling, propulsive
Broaderdynamic, dynamicalCharacterized by action or forcefulness or force of personality
Spanishpropulsor
Nounspropellentany substance that propels
Verbspropelcause to move forward with force
English > propellent: 2 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningAny substance that propels.
Synonympropellant
Narrowercompressed gasgas at a high pressure that can be used as a propellant
rocket fuel, rocket propellant, rocket propellentAn explosive charge that propels a rocket
BroadersubstanceA particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties
Spanishpropelente, propulsor
Catalanpropulsor
Adjectivespropellenttending to or capable of propelling
Verbspropelcause to move forward with force

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