Synonyms for impel

Synonyms for (verb) impel

Synonyms: impel, propel

Definition: cause to move forward with force

Usage: Steam propels this ship

Similar words: displace, move

Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant


Synonyms: impel, force

Definition: urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate

Similar words: cause, do, make

Definition: give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally

Usage: cause a commotion; make a stir; cause an accident