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Definition of Accelerate


  1. To cause to move faster; to quicken the motion of; to add to the speed of; -- opposed to retard.
  2. To quicken the natural or ordinary progression or process of; as, to accelerate the growth of a plant, the increase of wealth, etc.
  3. To hasten, as the occurence of an event; as, to accelerate our departure.

Accelerate Quotations

It seems like the chaos of this world is accelerating, but so is the beauty in the consciousness of more and more people.
Anthony Kiedis

The pace of global warming is accelerating and the scale of the impact is devastating. The time for action is limited - we are approaching a tipping point beyond which the opportunity to reverse the damage of CO2 emissions will disappear.
Eliot Spitzer

When things begin accelerating wildly out of control, sometimes patience is the only answer. Press pause.
Douglas Rushkoff

All physical activity begins with the body's core. I maintain the strength in my core so that I can jump, run, start, stop, and accelerate at the highest levels.
Derrick Rose

We can actually accelerate the process through meditation, through the ability to find stillness through loving actions, through compassion and sharing, through understanding the nature of the creative process in the universe and having a sense of connection to it. So, that's conscious evolution.
Deepak Chopra
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Accelerate Translations

accelerate in Dutch is verhaasten, bespoedigen, accelereren
accelerate in German is zunehmen
accelerate in Italian is accelerare
accelerate in Latin is accelero
accelerate in Portuguese is acelere
accelerate in Spanish is acelerar
accelerate in Swedish is accelerera