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1. speed

noun. ['ˈspiːd'] distance travelled per unit time.

Synonyms

  • peculiar velocity
  • escape velocity
  • terminal velocity
  • groundspeed
  • radial velocity
  • speed of light
  • muzzle velocity
  • airspeed
  • c
  • velocity
  • hypervelocity
  • light speed
  • rate
  • steerageway

Antonyms

  • hop out
  • push
  • raise
  • pull

Etymology

  • spede (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sped (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • speden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spedan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with High Speed

  • guaranteed
  • disagreed
  • supersede
  • stampede
  • intercede
  • aristide
  • aristede
  • alwaleed
  • succeed
  • preceed
  • precede
  • overfeed
  • misread
  • mislead
  • misdeed
  • laclede
  • degreed
  • decreed
  • concede
  • walid
  • waleed
  • wahid
  • vahid
  • streed
  • sinead
  • shaheed
  • secede
  • screed
  • reseed
  • reread

2. speed

noun. ['ˈspiːd'] a rate (usually rapid) at which something happens.

Synonyms

  • hastiness
  • precipitation
  • haste
  • fastness
  • pace
  • execution speed
  • hurry
  • hurriedness
  • swiftness
  • rate
  • fast
  • graduality
  • gradualness

Antonyms

  • fast
  • fall
  • ascend
  • go

Etymology

  • spede (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sped (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • speden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spedan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. speed

verb. ['ˈspiːd'] move fast.

Synonyms

  • hotfoot
  • hasten
  • bucket along
  • dash
  • scud
  • buck
  • tear
  • pelt along
  • locomote
  • move
  • cannonball along
  • shoot down
  • thrust ahead
  • belt along
  • rush
  • scoot
  • push forward
  • go
  • flash
  • race
  • step on it
  • barge
  • dart
  • charge
  • hie
  • shoot
  • travel

Antonyms

  • linger
  • delay
  • unhurried
  • reserved

Etymology

  • spede (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sped (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • speden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spedan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. speed

noun. ['ˈspiːd'] changing location rapidly.

Synonyms

  • scud
  • speedup
  • motion
  • speeding
  • acceleration
  • quickening
  • hurrying
  • deceleration
  • move
  • scudding

Antonyms

  • acceleration
  • refrain
  • inelegance
  • stand still

Etymology

  • spede (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sped (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • speden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spedan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. speed

verb. ['ˈspiːd'] move faster.

Synonyms

  • intensify
  • accelerate
  • brisk
  • brisk up
  • brisken
  • speed up
  • quicken

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • arrange
  • disengage
  • wind

Etymology

  • spede (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sped (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • speden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • spedan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. high

adjective. ['ˈhaɪ'] greater than normal in degree or intensity or amount.

Synonyms

  • grade
  • full
  • utmost
  • broad
  • higher
  • superior
  • advanced
  • graduate
  • degree
  • postgraduate
  • level
  • soaring

Antonyms

  • inferior
  • ascend
  • rise
  • pointless

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. high

adjective. ['ˈhaɪ'] (literal meaning) being at or having a relatively great or specific elevation or upward extension (sometimes used in combinations like `knee-high').

Synonyms

  • up
  • high-altitude
  • high-level
  • height
  • tall
  • high-stepped
  • soaring
  • commanding
  • high-top
  • steep
  • overlooking
  • tallness
  • high-topped
  • eminent
  • top
  • altitudinous
  • dominating
  • upper
  • lofty
  • towering

Antonyms

  • down
  • side
  • bottom
  • low

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. high

adverb. ['ˈhaɪ'] at a great altitude.

Antonyms

  • forceless

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. high

adjective. ['ˈhaɪ'] standing above others in quality or position.

Synonyms

  • superior

Antonyms

  • gradual
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. high

adjective. ['ˈhaɪ'] used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency.

Synonyms

  • tenor
  • sopranino
  • shrill
  • pinched
  • falsetto
  • adenoidal
  • treble
  • screaky
  • alto
  • spiky
  • pitch
  • squealing
  • sharp
  • peaky
  • nasal
  • soprano
  • screechy
  • squeaking
  • squeaky
  • altissimo
  • high-pitched

Antonyms

  • dull
  • dullness
  • unperceptive
  • stupid

Etymology

  • high (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hiȝe (Middle English (1100-1500))

Sentences with high-speed


1. Noun Phrase
The hotel offers free high speed Internet access and long-distance calling, complimentary continental breakfast, laundry/valet services, a fitness center and a heated indoor pool.

2. Noun Phrase
String trimmers, also known as strimmers, use a length of monofilament line rotated at high speed to trim grass, weeds and other growth.

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