Definition of propulsive adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    propulsive

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//prəˈpʌlsɪv//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//prəˈpʌlsɪv//
     
     
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  1. 1(specialist) connected with the force that drives something forward The engine produces the propulsive force.
  2. 2(in music, stories, films/movies, etc.) full of energy and very lively propulsive rhythms