Speed

  • 21speed — [pron. SPID] s. n. substanţă halucinogenă care conţine amfetamină; drog. (< engl. speed) Trimis de raduborza, 09.12.2007. Sursa: MDN …

    Dicționar Român

  • 22Speed — Speed(englausgesprochen)m Anregungsdroge.Engl»speed=Geschwindigkeit;Beschleunigung«.Gegen1970aufgekommenmitderzunehmendenRauschgiftsucht …

    Wörterbuch der deutschen Umgangssprache

  • 23speed-up — speed′ up n. 1) an increase of speed 2) bus an increase in the work demanded without a corresponding increase in pay • Etymology: 1920–25 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 24speed — verb. The past tense and past participle are sped when the meaning is ‘to go fast’ (The car sped onwards / By that time she had sped down the road) and speeded when the meaning is ‘to break a speed limit’ or when the verb is transitive (taking an …

    Modern English usage

  • 25speed — [n] rate of motion, often a high rate acceleration, activity, agility, alacrity, breeze, briskness, celerity, clip, dispatch, eagerness, expedition, fleetness, gait, haste, headway, hurry, hustle, legerity, lick, liveliness, momentum, pace,… …

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  • 26speed — sb., en (et stimulerende stof; fart); for fuld speed …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 27speed|er — «SPEE duhr», noun. a person or thing that speeds, especially a person who drives an automobile at a higher speed than is safe or lawful: »the judge s crackdown on speeders …

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  • 28speed|i|ly — «SPEE duh lee», adverb. with speed; quickly; soon; rapidly …

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  • 29Speed — (engl., spr. ßpīd), Geschwindigkeit, z. B. eines Eisenbahnzugs, eines Pferdes etc …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 30speed — index dispatch (promptness), dispatch (send off), expedite, haste, help, precipitate (hasten), promote …

    Law dictionary

  • 31speed up — index expedite, facilitate, precipitate (hasten) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 32Speed — 〈 [spi:d] m.; Gen.: s, Pl.: s〉 1. Geschwindigkeit 2. Geschwindigkeitssteigerung 3. Aufputschmittel [Etym.: engl., »Geschwindigkeit, Eile«] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 33Speed —    Thriller de Jant de Bont, avec Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock.   Pays: États Unis   Date de sortie: 1994   Technique: couleurs   Durée: 1 h 56    Résumé    Prise d otage dans un ascenseur puis dans un bus piégé. Jack et Harry, de… …

    Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • 34SPEED — (Латвия) – противоморозная добавка. Ускоритель твердения для строительных растворов и бе­тонов. Химическая до­бавка для укладки бетонов и строитель­ных растворов при пониженных температурах (до 10°C). Обеспечивает короткие сроки схватывания …

    Энциклопедия терминов, определений и пояснений строительных материалов

  • 35Speed — This article is about the property of moving bodies. For persons named Speed, see Speed (name). For the film, see Speed (1994 film). For other uses, see Speed (disambiguation). Classical mechanics …

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  • 36speed — speedful, adj. speedfully, adv. speedfulness, n. speedingly, adv. speedingness, n. speedless, adj. /speed/, n., v., sped or speeded, speeding. n. 1. rapidity in moving, going, traveling, proceeding, or performing; swiftness; celerity: the …

    Universalium

  • 37speed — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ amazing, astonishing, breakneck, fast, good, great, high, incredible, lightning, phenomenal …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 38speed — speed1 W1S2 [spi:d] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(of movement)¦ 2¦(of action)¦ 3¦(fast)¦ 4¦(photography)¦ 5¦(drug)¦ 6 five speed/ten speed etc 7 up to speed ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [: Old English; Origin: sped success, quickness ] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 39speed — [1] The average rate at which an object is travelling. Measured as a relationship of distance per time e.g., meters per second (m/s), kilometers per hour (kph or km/h), feet per second (ft/sec.), miles per hour (mph), or revolutions per minute… …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 40speed — speed1 [ spid ] noun *** 1. ) count or uncount movement that is very fast: The main advantage of this bike is its speed. a ) the rate at which something moves: speed of: The device measures the speed and direction of the wind. top speed (=the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English