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Noun
Rapidity of movement or action
“At times in the first half the All Ireland champions' movement and speed of execution was awesome and Kildare did well to just hang in there.”
Noun
The rate at which someone or something moves or operates or is able to move or operate
“The plane, with a top speed of just 30 mph crashed at least once in trials but flew on other occasions.”
Noun
A person or thing that is preferred over others
“… that kind of old-fashioned horror movie is just my speed.”
Verb
Move quickly
“If our troops can speed quickly through Iraq and deal with this monster it stands to reason that his own people must applaud our efforts.”
Verb
To go fast
“I drove back to town quickly, but not speeding, and arrived at Hunter's family's new home, after he gave me directions.”
Verb
To help someone, to give them fortune
“Invest in low-cost language courses to speed your progress.”
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