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  • verbprompt, incite
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Synonyms for impelling

verb prompt, incite
  • compel
  • induce
  • oblige
  • actuate
  • boost
  • constrain
  • drive
  • excite
  • foment
  • force
  • goad
  • influence
  • inspire
  • instigate
  • jog
  • lash
  • mobilize
  • motivate
  • move
  • poke
  • power
  • press
  • prod
  • propel
  • push
  • require
  • shove
  • spur
  • start
  • stimulate
  • thrust
  • urge
  • set in motion

Antonyms for impelling

  • hinder
  • calm
  • check
  • depress
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • end
  • halt
  • leave alone
  • let go
  • prevent
  • pull
  • repress
  • stop
  • delay
  • slow
  • suppress
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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