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propel

US [prəˈpel]
UK [prə'pel]
  • v.推进;推动;驱动;驱使
  • Web驱策;往前推--推进;促使
Past Tense:propelled  Simple Present:propels  Present Participle:propelling  
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v.
1.
~ sth (+ adv./prep.)
推动;驱动;推进to move, drive or push sth forward or in a particular direction
mechanically propelled vehicles
机动车辆
He succeeded in propelling the ball across the line.
他成功地把球带过线。
2.
~ sb + adv./prep.
驱使;迫使;推搡to force sb to move in a particular direction or to get into a particular situation
He was grabbed from behind and propelled through the door.
有人从后面抓住他,把他推过门去。
Fury propelled her into action.
怒火驱使她行动起来。

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