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Synonyms for accelerationækˌsɛl əˈreɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. acceleration(noun)

    an increase in rate of change

    Synonyms:
    speedup, quickening

    Antonyms:
    retardation, deceleration, slowing

  2. acceleration, quickening, speedup(noun)

    the act of accelerating; increasing the speed

    Synonyms:
    acceleration, speedup, quickening

    Antonyms:
    deceleration, retardation, slowing

  3. acceleration(noun)

    (physics) a rate of increase of velocity

    Synonyms:
    speedup, quickening

    Antonyms:
    deceleration, retardation, slowing

Wiktionary

  1. acceleration(noun)

    Antonyms:
    deceleration, retardation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. acceleration(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hastening, increase of velocity


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