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Synonyms of impelling

Verb


1. impel, force, cause, do, make

usage: urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate

2. propel, impel, move, displace

usage: cause to move forward with force; "Steam propels this ship"

Adjective


1. impelling, effective (vs. ineffective), effectual, efficacious

usage: markedly effective as if by emotional pressure; "impelling skill as a teller of tales"; "an impelling personality"

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