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adjective as in sped up

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Nevetheless, Democratic rule has not only failed to halt the trend, but appears to have accelerated it.

It struck me that Charles has, albeit unwittingly, accelerated the tendency for the bad to drive out the good.

Moss likens the process of accelerated urban change to climate change.

Union membership and popularity dived in the 1970s and early 1980s when public-sector organizing accelerated.

I so wanted to seem brave and nonchalant, but my hands began to shake and my heart accelerated.

This gain in those parts of the river's curvings where deposition tends to take place may be accelerated by tree-planting.

An internal feverish sensation; pulse not accelerated; want of appetite.

Have you forgotten that your motion is continuously accelerated, and that without perceptible exertion you move rapidly?

Owing to the accelerated speed at which both vessels were now going, the Indiamen had been left behind.

About the time this was done, and the cedar camp working at an accelerated pace, Archie Lawanne came back to the Toba.

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On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to accelerated, such as: increased, and quick.

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