GRE Word List

PROPULSIVE

tending or having power to propel

The meaning of the word propulsive is tending or having power to propel.

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WordMeaning
implicationsomething implied: such as
inductto put in formal possession (as of a benefice or office) : install
dormera window set vertically in a structure projecting through a sloping roof
wagto be in motion : stir
condoneto regard or treat (something bad or blameworthy) as acceptable, forgivable, or harmless
embroilto throw into disorder or confusion
platonicof, relating to, or characteristic of Plato or Platonism
baroqueof, relating to, or having the characteristics of a style of artistic expression prevalent especially in the 17th century that is marked generally by use of complex forms, bold ornamentation, and the juxtaposition of contrasting elements often conveying a sense of drama, movement, and tension
cadavera dead body
contraveneto go or act contrary to : violate