impelling: an impellent power; an impellent cause.
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How to use impellent in a sentence
Cleve, noting the smile, divined something of the 166 impellent thought behind that smile, and he grew uneasy.The Pagan Madonna | Harold MacGrath
Full of wrath, I kicked their fires out, with my impellent boots, and gave the order to inspan and to follow me at once.The Flaming Sword in Serbia and Elsewhere | Mabel Annie Boulton Stobart
This conception of thought as impellent—that is to say, as impelling bodily activity—is of absolutely fundamental importance.Psychology and Achievement | Warren Hilton
Every thought carries with it the impellent energy to effect its realization.Power of Mental Imagery | Warren Hilton