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English noun: propulsion

1. propulsion (phenomenon) a propelling force

Broader (hypernym)force

Narrower (hyponym)nuclear propulsion, reaction propulsion

2. propulsion (act) the act of propelling


Broader (hypernym)act, deed, human action, human activity

Narrower (hyponym)bowl, dribble, dribbling, drive, driving force, ejection, expulsion, forcing out, heave, jump, jumping, launch, launching, launching, lift, lob, projection, pull, pulling, push, pushing, raise, roll, rolling, shooting, shot, throw, thrust, wheeling

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