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put on afterburners

  • as inaccelerate
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Synonyms for put on afterburners

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 put on afterburners

  • 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.

More words related to put on afterburners

accelerate

verb. increase speed, timing

accelerates

verb. increase speed, timing

accelerating

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