how to pronounce propel


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propel is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of propel in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the rocket fuel to propel towards the …”

meanings of propel


  1. To provide an impetus for non-physical change, to make to arrive to a certain situation or result.
  2. To provide an impetus for motion or physical action, to cause to move in a certain direction; to drive forward.

propel frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word propel occurs in english on average 1.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics propel can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that propel can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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