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Noun
The rapidity of movement or action
“Social media can amplify news and accelerate the speed by which it travels.”
Noun
The rate at which someone or something moves or operates, or is able to move or operate
“We continued to drive down the road at a reasonable speed.”
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(slang) A personal preference
“That kind of formulaic romantic comedy is just my speed.”
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Hard drug
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The drug methamphetamine hydrochloride
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The product of its mass and velocity
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A man, especially wealthy one, who devotes himself to a life of leisure and pleasure, often sexual, without commitments or responsibilities
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Bearing or carriage while moving
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A wheel with grooves (teeth) engraved on the outer circumference, such that two such devices can interlock and convey motion from one to the other
Verb
To move quickly
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“Let's just speed through the boring parts of this town so we can spend more time in the more exciting areas.”
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To advance, or give a boost to
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“Working with a skilled and experienced mentor will certainly speed your progress.”
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To drive fast, especially beyond the legal speed limit
“Don't speed in this zone, unless you want to get a ticket.”
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To move forward along a course
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(of a state or process) To encourage the development of, or increased activity in, something
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To develop gradually
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Steal (an occupied car) in a violent manner
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To make something less tight
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Send off to a destination or for a purpose
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Adverb
With great speed
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