Synonyms for impelled
- set in motion
Antonyms for impelled
- leave alone
- let go
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR IMPELLED
He had not the least idea why he had been impelled to go home.
Impelled by fear, he was hardly conscious of his words; hardly responsible for them.
They held their course as if they were impelled and driven by its fury.
Then, impelled by an instinctive sense of justice, she resumed.
Believe me, I would not utter a word or write a line if I were not impelled to it.
A new idea had just impelled Claude onward through the crowd.
An invincible revolt, the anger of a wife buffeted at home, impelled her forward.
This was so noticeable that Laban Keeler was impelled to speak of it.
He was impelled to recapitulate his injunctions; but he forbore.
But what could have impelled the assertors to such a course?