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Word: impel

Definition: drive or force onward; drive to take action; urge to action


More Vocab Words

::: meager - scanty; inadequate
::: frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
::: kudos - honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement
::: olfactory - concerning the sense of smell
::: suffragist - advocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
::: tangential - only slightly connected; not central; peripheral; digressing; showing divergence; CF. tangent
::: studious - given to diligent study
::: ingratiate - become popular with; bring (oneself) in favor of another; Ex. ingratiate himself with the boss
::: tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
::: nexus - connection