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Synonyms for velocity
vəˈlɒs ɪ tive·loc·i·ty

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  1. velocity

    Synonyms:
    quickness, swiftness, speed, celerity, rapidity, fleetness

    Antonyms:
    slowness, sluggishness, tardiness, lentor, languor, cumbrousness, inactivity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. speed, velocitynoun

    distance travelled per unit time

    Synonyms:
    speeding, amphetamine, fastness, pep pill, speed, swiftness, focal ratio, upper, hurrying, f number, stop number

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  1. velocitynoun

    Synonyms:
    swiftness, speed, celerity, fleetness, quickness, rapidity

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  1. List of paraphrases for "velocity":

    speed, rate, airspeed

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How to use velocity in a sentence?

  1. Identity Evropa:

    We have seen white supremacists try to recruit on college campuses for years, but what is different today is there has been a velocity and a volume of the efforts that we really have never seen before.

  2. Tim Clark:

    The velocity of growth (in bookings) exceeds what we had seen last year.

  3. Tim Neilsen:

    They are ejected from the rocket in different directions at high velocity, essentially acting as space buoys, to create a network of measurements that will allow us to see the structure of the aurora over a much wider area than was possible before.

  4. John Venable:

    The munition with knives has been around since at least the Vietnam War.The military term for the warhead is flechettes, which are dart-like submunitions that are released and spread out in flight as an anti-personnel device, munitions have had a variety of warheads since before the Civil War, where they used everything from classic exploding cannonballs, todumbbell-shaped projectiles and grapeshot, which was basically shotgun-shell BBs (only much larger) that used mass and velocity as the engagement mechanism.

  5. Michael Tran:

    I think that the velocity of the market moving up seems to be overdone at the moment, the fundamentals are improving, but at a slow and steady pace. There are still headwinds that will keep prices choppy.


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