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propel
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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Definition
cause to move forward (to push or encourage)
  • Propelled by a curiosity greater than any awe for the magistrate, he came slowly across the room and peered over his child's shoulder.
    p. 219.1

There are no more uses of "propel" in The Witch of Blackbird Pond.

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