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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /-ɚ.eɪt/
    • /əkˈsel.ə.reɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /-ɚ.eɪt/

Definitions of accelerated word

  • noun accelerated Simple past tense and past participle of accelerate. 1
  • adjective accelerated Moving or progressing faster than is usual. 0
  • adjective accelerated Happening sooner than expected. 0

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Parts of speech for Accelerated


accelerated popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 93% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

Synonyms for accelerated

adjective accelerated

  • faster — moving or able to move, operate, function, or take effect quickly; quick; swift; rapid: a fast horse; a fast pain reliever; a fast thinker.
  • quicker — done, proceeding, or occurring with promptness or rapidity, as an action, process, etc.; prompt; immediate: a quick response.
  • augmented — (of an interval) increased or expanded from the state of being perfect or major by the raising of the higher note or the dropping of the lower note by one semitone
  • speeded — rapidity in moving, going, traveling, proceeding, or performing; swiftness; celerity: the speed of light; the speed of sound.
  • hastened — to move or act with haste; proceed with haste; hurry: to hasten to a place.

Antonyms for accelerated

adjective accelerated

  • retarded — characterized by a slowness or limitation in intellectual understanding and awareness, emotional development, academic progress, etc.

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