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accelerate

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  • verbincrease speed, timing
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Synonyms for accelerate

verb increase speed, timing
  • advance
  • expedite
  • further
  • hasten
  • open up
  • quicken
  • spur
  • step up
  • stimulate
  • drive
  • dust
  • forward
  • gun
  • hurry
  • impel
  • precipitate
  • railroad
  • rev
  • roll
  • tool
  • fire up
  • hammer on
  • lay a patch
  • lay rubber
  • make tracks
  • nail it
  • peel rubber
  • put on afterburners
  • put pedal to metal
  • rev up
  • speed up
  • step on gas

Antonyms for accelerate

  • block
  • cease
  • check
  • delay
  • discourage
  • halt
  • hinder
  • slow
  • stop
  • dissuade
  • repress
  • wait
  • decelerate
  • defer
  • impede
  • postpone
  • retard
  • slow down
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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advance

verb. move something forward, often quickly

advances

verb. move something forward, often quickly

advancing

verb. move something forward, often quickly

antedate

verb. occur or cause to occur earlier

bring on

verb. provoke

brings on

verb. provoke
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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