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1. accelerate

verb. ['ækˈsɛlɝˌeɪt'] move faster.

Synonyms

  • deepen
  • intensify
  • brisk
  • brisk up
  • brisken
  • speed up
  • quicken

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • linger
  • slow
  • fast

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Words that Rhyme with Accelerate

  • decelerate

How do you spell accelerate? Is it accellerate ?

A common misspelling of accelerate is accellerate

Example sentences of the word accelerate


1. Verb, base form
Without friction, a slide would accelerate the rider too quickly, resulting in possible injury.

Quotes containing the word accelerate


1. I really think that technology has the greatest potential to accelerate happiness of most things in the world. The companies that will ultimately do well are the companies that chase happiness. If you find a way to help people find love, or health or friendship, the dollar will chase that.
- Ashton Kutcher

2. I believe we can accelerate our acumen, performance and success by leveraging our associations and spending time with people better than us.
- Robin S. Sharma

3. More learning can occur when there are many obstacles then when thear are few or none. A life with difficult relationships, filled with obstacles and losses, presents the most opportunity for the soul's growth. You may have chosen the more difficult life so that you could accelerate your physical progress
- Brian L. Weiss

2. accelerate

verb. ['ækˈsɛlɝˌeɪt'] cause to move faster.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • speed up
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • deceleration
  • acceleration
  • decrease
  • de-escalate
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