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
Nounspropellentany substance that propels
Verbspropelcause to move forward with force
English > propellent: 2 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningAny substance that propels.
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
Adjectivespropellenttending to or capable of propelling
Verbspropelcause to move forward with force

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