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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Capable of being urged or driven forward or onward.

Usage examples (4)
  • From an open hatch in his boat plunged the auxiliary's auxiliary, a craft meant for atmosphere but propellable anywhere on gravity beams.
  • Some of them are calculated to be drawn by horses, in the manner of canal-boats; others are propellable by oars.
  • Rohan Jennings, the second place winner, was one of the two remaining contestants for the last four rounds of the competition before he misspelled the word "propellable."
  • Here are the final 15 words competitors were asked to spell at the Camera Regional Spelling Bee. vicariously propellable surrealist cosmetician duncical plummet... for more
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