Sentence Examples


  • Some babies opt for another method of locomotion around this time, like bottom shuffling (scooting around on their bottom, using a hand behind and a foot in front to propel them), slithering on their stomach, or rolling across the room.
  • Babies and toddlers have no real fear of the water, and while they're obviously too young to learn proper swimming strokes, they will instinctively close their mouths and make motions to propel themselves through the water.
  • Launch: A launched coaster may use compressed air, linear induction motors (LIMs), or linear synchronous motors (LSMs) to propel itself through the ride rather than the more traditional chain lift hill.
  • Iams, headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, was founded by the Iams family in 1946, but it wasn't until 1982 that their kibble formula and marketing came together to propel the brand to national prominence.
  • Of course Phelps is a master of discipline and ability, but he generously cites Speedo's assistance and quality swimwear as part of what has helped propel him to new heights in the swimming world.