Synonyms for speed up

Synonyms for (verb) speed up

Synonyms: speed, speed up, accelerate, quicken

Definition: move faster

Usage: The car accelerated

Similar words: deepen, intensify

Definition: become more intense

Usage: The debate intensified; His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan


Synonyms: accelerate, speed, speed up

Definition: cause to move faster

Usage: He accelerated the car

Similar words: alter, change, modify

Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue