What are some alternative words for accelerator?

Synonyms for acceleratorækˈsɛl əˌreɪ tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. accelerator, accelerator pedal, gas pedal, gas, throttle, gun(noun)

    a pedal that controls the throttle valve

    Synonyms:
    hitman, gunman, gun, petrol, gasolene, gaseous state, gas, gas pedal, ordnance, natural gas, throttle, artillery, catalyst, heavy weapon, gun for hire, hired gun, flatulency, shooter, throttle valve, accelerator pedal, gasoline, particle accelerator, accelerator, grease-gun, triggerman, hit man, atom smasher, flatulence, gunslinger, torpedo

  2. accelerator, throttle, throttle valve(noun)

    a valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine

    Synonyms:
    gun, gas pedal, accelerator pedal, accelerator, throttle valve, gas, catalyst, throttle, particle accelerator, atom smasher

  3. catalyst, accelerator(noun)

    (chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without itself being affected

    Synonyms:
    gun, gas pedal, accelerator pedal, accelerator, throttle valve, gas, catalyst, throttle, particle accelerator, atom smasher

  4. accelerator, particle accelerator, atom smasher(noun)

    a scientific instrument that increases the kinetic energy of charged particles

    Synonyms:
    gun, gas pedal, accelerator pedal, accelerator, throttle valve, gas, catalyst, throttle, particle accelerator, atom smasher

Wiktionary

  1. accelerator(noun)

    An accelerator pedal.

    Synonyms:
    gas pedal

  2. accelerator(noun)

    A device that accelerates charged subatomic particles.

    Synonyms:
    atom smasher, particle accelerator

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

throttle, accelerant, accelerators, acceleration


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