motivating (part of speech: verb)
inspiring, energizing, enticing, bumping, fermenting, jolting, hurtling, nudging, hastening, inducing, moving, jerking, magnetizing, jostling, poking, fomenting, triggering, motivating, striking, prompting, jogging, stimulating, knocking, shooting, forcing, punching, instigating, encouraging, urging, provoking
propelling (part of speech: verb)
flicking, pelting, chucking, slinging, driving, impelling, butting, precipitating, catapulting, tossing, bowling, hurling, canting, casting, throwing, pushing, goading, thrusting, lobbing, projecting, heaving, propelling, launching, bunting, firing, compelling, ramming, shoving, prodding, pitching, shunting
- He therefore drew the picket that fastened Black Hawk; and, flinging himself upon the horse's back, rode off among the bushes. - "The Boy Hunters", Captain Mayne Reid.
- The girl read, and as I bid her returned me the note, flinging it to me in passing by. - "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
- I rejoined, flinging first the large ball of butter into his chest, and after it the small bags of flour, tsamba, cheese, fruit, etc. - "An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet", A. Henry Savage Landor.