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propel
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

2 uses
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Definition
cause to move forward (to push or encourage)
  • Unaware of public scrutiny from above, Judge Taylor disposed of the severed end by propelling it expertly to his lips and saying, "Fhluck!"
    p. 253.4
  • I wanted to stay and explore, but Calpurnia propelled me up the aisle ahead of her.
    p. 163.6

There are no more uses of "propel" in To Kill a Mockingbird.

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