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  1. speed upverb

    slow down

  2. speed upverb

    slow down

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  1. accelerate, speed up, speed, quickenverb

    move faster

    "The car accelerated"

    recreate, hotfoot, zip, travel rapidly, quicken, cannonball along, vivify, whet, bucket along, race, hurry, rush along, hie, hasten, belt along, speed, accelerate, renovate, revivify, reanimate, pelt along, animate, repair, revive, invigorate, step on it, rush

  2. accelerate, speed, speed upverb

    cause to move faster

    "He accelerated the car"

    hotfoot, zip, travel rapidly, quicken, cannonball along, bucket along, race, hurry, rush along, hie, hasten, belt along, speed, accelerate, pelt along, step on it, rush

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  1. Huang Ou:

    The next step is for the city government to do the support work to allow the project to go into operation as quickly as possible, in line with state plans, we will speed up the cancellation of foreign ownership restrictions in the car manufacturing sector.

  2. Volodymyr Fesenko:

    What happened in Mukacheve - this is a serious signal to the state. They must speed up moves to establish order - there must be no illegal armed groups, what happened in Mukacheve is a settling of scores between criminals. It is a conflict between clans, one of which calls themselves patriots ... This is challenge to stability.

  3. Shinzo Abe:

    There are still many people living difficult lives in temporary housing and those who because of the nuclear accident cannot return to the places they lived, we will speed up our efforts to build housing and disaster-proof towns ... so they can return as quickly as possible to permanent housing and stable lives.

  4. Chad Greene:

    Antarctica is crumbling at its edges, and when ice shelves dwindle and weaken, the continent's massive glaciers tend to speed up and increase the rate of global sea level rise.

  5. Chief Executive Torbjorn Loof:

    This is a way for us to add capital that will be available to speed up these transformations.

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  • паско́рыць, паскара́цьBelarusian
  • kiihdyttää, [[lisätä]] [[vauhti, nopeuttaa, vauhdittaaFinnish
  • rapideskar, rapidigarIdo
  • ускоряться, [[увеличить]] [[скорость]], ускориться, ускоря́ть, [[увеличивать]] [[скорость]], убыстряться, убыстрить, уско́рить, убыстриться, убыстрятьRussian

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