Accelerated; quickened; hastened; hurried.
To quicken the natural or ordinary progression or process of.
to accelerate the growth of a plant, the increase of wealth, etc.
To cause a change of velocity.
To hasten, as the occurrence of an event.
to accelerate our departure.
To enable a student to finish a course of study in less than normal time.
To become faster; to begin to move more quickly.
English Synonyms and Antonyms
To quicken, in the sense here considered, is to increase speed, move or cause to move more rapidly, as through more space or with, a greater number of motions in the same time. To accelerate is to increase the speed of action or of motion. A motion whose speed increases upon itself is said to be accelerated, as the motion of a falling body, which becomes swifter with every second of time. To accelerate any work is to hasten it toward a finish, commonly by quickening all its operations in orderly unity toward the result. To despatch is to do and be done with, to get a thing off one's hands. To despatch an enemy is to kill him outright and quickly; to despatch a messenger is to send him in haste; to despatch a business is to bring it quickly to an end. Despatch is commonly used of single items. To promote a cause is in any way to bring it forward, advance it in power, prominence, etc. To speed is really to secure swiftness; to hasten is to attempt it, whether successfully or unsuccessfully. Hurry always indicates something of confusion. The hurried man forgets dignity, appearance, comfort, courtesy, everything but speed; he may forget something vital to the matter in hand; yet, because reckless haste may attain the great object of speed, hurry has come to be the colloquial and popular word for acting quickly. To facilitate is to quicken by making easy; to expedite is to quicken by removing hindrances. A good general will improve roads to facilitate the movements of troops, hasten supplies and perfect discipline to promote the general efficiency of the force, despatch details of business, expedite all preparations, in order to accelerate the advance and victory of his army.
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accelerate, speed up, speed, quickenverb
"The car accelerated"
recreate, hotfoot, zip, travel rapidly, quicken, cannonball along, vivify, whet, bucket along, race, hurry, rush along, hie, hasten, belt along, speed, renovate, revivify, reanimate, pelt along, animate, repair, revive, invigorate, speed up, step on it, rush
accelerate, speed, speed upverb
cause to move faster
"He accelerated the car"
he accelrated his bike he inflamated his bikeSubmitted by rinat on August 11, 2019
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How to use accelerate in a sentence?
Let's hope that we can accelerate the ceasefire, because I fear that the Russians will continue their bombing, try to do everything they can to destroy what's left of the opposition.
First, we have agreed to accelerate and expand the delivery of humanitarian aid beginning immediately, second, we have agreed to implement a nationwide cessation of hostilities to begin in a target of one week's time. That's ambitious, but everybody is determined to move as rapidly as possible to try to achieve this.
In addition many planned fields will be affected as they get postponed, from 2020 the current fall in production could accelerate.
As we said at the AGM on May 23, Deutsche Bank is working on measures to accelerate its transformation so as to improve its sustainable profitability. We will update all stakeholders if and when required.
The IPO will provide the platform for the continued success of the business, as well as accelerate its growth opportunities and facilitate value creation through an increased ability to acquire, incentivise, differentiate and where sensible diversify.
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- إسراع, تسريع, إستعجالArabic
- паскара́ць, паско́рыць, паско́рыцца, паскара́ццаBelarusian
- ускоря́вам се, ускоря́вам, засилвамBulgarian
- urychlit, zrychlitCzech
- eilen, beschleunigen, beeilen, schneller werdenGerman
- apresurar, acelerarSpanish
- nopeuttaa, kiihdyttääFinnish
- gyorsít, gyorsulHungarian
- rapidigar, rapideskarIdo
- accelerare, affrettareItalian
- 加速, 促進Japanese
- acceleréierenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- bespoedigen, versnellenDutch
- sette opp farten, akselerere, påskyndeNorwegian
- przyśpieszyć się, przyśpieszyć, przyśpieszać, przyśpieszać sięPolish
- acelerar, apressarPortuguese
- ускоряться, ускориться, уско́рить, ускоря́тьRussian
- zrýchľovať, zrýchliťSlovak
- ge mer gas, påskynda, accelerera, gasaSwedish
- hızlandırmak, hızlanmakTurkish
- приско́рюватися, приско́рюватиUkrainian
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