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synonyms for escape velocity

  • flash
  • greased lightning
  • lightning speed
  • terminal velocity
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How to use escape velocity in a sentence

"Capital, capital," his lordship would remark with great alacrity, when there was no other way of escape.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Thinking to escape and summon assistance from the cantonment, Douglas mounted the wall and leaped into the moat.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
After the wretch had stabbed her in three places, he went to make his escape out at a window; but she cried out, My dear!
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
Ripperda's attention was next directed to put his plan of escape, in train for execution.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
But one battalion was isolated on a spur, from which there seemed no way of escape save under a scorching flank fire.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Many of those who are not on pay escape to India and other regions, without any possibility of avoiding it.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
To escape from these horrible theories, the Christians (some of them) have thrown over the doctrines of Hell and the Devil.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
The victims were unable to defend themselves or escape by flight, and the slaughter was terrible.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Besides that guard, he set other soldiers in the street, so that I might not escape through the windows, as I believe.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
While he waits for the paper he kneels down and prays to God, for the sake of wife and children, to allow him to escape.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ESCAPE VELOCITY

  • escape velocity
  • flash
  • greased lightning
  • lightning speed
  • terminal velocity
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.