Detailed Translations for propel from English to French


to propel verb (propels, propelled, propelling)

  1. to propel
    pousser en avant; propulser
    • propulser verb (propulse, propulses, propulsons, propulsez, )
  2. to propel (move on)
    pousser en avant; faire avancer; avancer; propulser
    • avancer verb (avance, avances, avançons, avancez, )
    • propulser verb (propulse, propulses, propulsons, propulsez, )
  3. to propel (move on)
    mettre en mouvement; faire avancer; avancer; propulser; faire marcher
    • avancer verb (avance, avances, avançons, avancez, )
    • propulser verb (propulse, propulses, propulsons, propulsez, )

Conjugations for propel:

  1. propel
  2. propel
  3. propels
  4. propel
  5. propel
  6. propel
simple past
  1. propelled
  2. propelled
  3. propelled
  4. propelled
  5. propelled
  6. propelled
present perfect
  1. have propelled
  2. have propelled
  3. has propelled
  4. have propelled
  5. have propelled
  6. have propelled
past continuous
  1. was propelling
  2. were propelling
  3. was propelling
  4. were propelling
  5. were propelling
  6. were propelling
  1. shall propel
  2. will propel
  3. will propel
  4. shall propel
  5. will propel
  6. will propel
continuous present
  1. am propelling
  2. are propelling
  3. is propelling
  4. are propelling
  5. are propelling
  6. are propelling
  1. be propelled
  2. be propelled
  3. be propelled
  4. be propelled
  5. be propelled
  6. be propelled
  1. propel!
  2. let's propel!
  3. propelled
  4. propelling
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for propel:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
avancer push forward
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
avancer move on; propel advance; ascend; assert; be going to; bring forward; bring in; bring in money; bring up; broach; broach a subject; climb; contend; continue; cut into; demonstrate; do as if; express; express oneself; feign; forge ahead; forward; give expression to; go; go on; go onward; impersonate; improve; initiate; intimate; introduce; make a proposal; make head-way; make progress; march on; move; move on; move up; nominate; postulate; present; pretend; progress; prompt; propose; push forward; put forward; put on the table; raise; reveal oneself; rise; sham; slide in front; speak; step onward; suggest; take it further; talk; to get promoted; utter; ventilate; walk
faire avancer move on; propel bring forward
faire marcher move on; propel connect; fool; light; operate; proceed; pull someone's leg; put on; start; switch on; take someone for a ride; turn on; work
mettre en mouvement move on; propel budge; get going; move; put in motion; set in motion
pousser en avant move on; propel advance; drive; give a push; goad; irritate; move up; nettle; push; push along; push forward; push on; shove; slide in front; stimulate; whip up
propulser move on; propel drive; flip forward; goad; irritate; nettle; push on; stimulate; whip up
- actuate; impel; incite; motivate; move; prompt

Synonyms for "propel":

Related Definitions for "propel":

  1. cause to move forward with force1
    • Steam propels this ship1
  2. give an incentive for action1

Wiktionary Translations for propel:

  1. to cause to move in a certain direction
  2. to make to arrive to a certain situation or result
  1. suivre quelqu’un avec application, avec ardeur, courir après quelqu’un dans le dessein de l’atteindre, de le prendre.
  2. Faire pression contre quelqu’un ou contre quelque chose, pour le déplacer ou l’ôter de sa place.
  3. envoyer, pousser avec une grande force.

Cross Translation:
propel pousser; transbahuter; guider; piloter bugsieren — (transitiv), (umgangssprachlich): mit Mühe an einen anderen Ort bringen