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Present participle of propel.
He turned, and was off up the stairs, propelling his bewildered wife before him.
The infant uses both his hands and knees in propelling himself forward.
It was not until 1865 that pedals were introduced as a way of propelling these fun wooden vehicles around town.
Instead, the ankles remain somewhat bent, catching water instead of propelling the body through it.
Why is the metal lead holder for my propelling pencil not advancing lead correctly?
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