acceleration - definitions and synonyms

acceleration noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : an increase in rate of change

    Example Sentenses:

    • modern science caused an acceleration of cultural change

  2. English Meaning: 

    : the act of accelerating; increasing the speed

    Synonyms:

    quickening / speedup
  3. English Meaning: 

    : (physics) a rate of increase of velocity