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Detailed Translations for accelerate from English to French


to accelerate verb (accelerates, accelerated, accelerating)

  1. to accelerate (speed up; quicken; hasten)
    accélérer; précipiter; presser; hâter; activer; brusquer
    • accélérer verb (accélère, accélères, accélérons, accélérez, )
    • précipiter verb (précipite, précipites, précipitons, précipitez, )
    • presser verb (presse, presses, pressons, pressez, )
    • hâter verb (hâte, hâtes, hâtons, hâtez, )
    • activer verb (active, actives, activons, activez, )
    • brusquer verb (brusque, brusques, brusquons, brusquez, )
  2. to accelerate
    accélérer; démarrer
    • accélérer verb (accélère, accélères, accélérons, accélérez, )
    • démarrer verb (démarre, démarres, démarrons, démarrez, )

Conjugations for accelerate:

  1. accelerate
  2. accelerate
  3. accelerates
  4. accelerate
  5. accelerate
  6. accelerate
simple past
  1. accelerated
  2. accelerated
  3. accelerated
  4. accelerated
  5. accelerated
  6. accelerated
present perfect
  1. have accelerated
  2. have accelerated
  3. has accelerated
  4. have accelerated
  5. have accelerated
  6. have accelerated
past continuous
  1. was accelerating
  2. were accelerating
  3. was accelerating
  4. were accelerating
  5. were accelerating
  6. were accelerating
  1. shall accelerate
  2. will accelerate
  3. will accelerate
  4. shall accelerate
  5. will accelerate
  6. will accelerate
continuous present
  1. am accelerating
  2. are accelerating
  3. is accelerating
  4. are accelerating
  5. are accelerating
  6. are accelerating
  1. be accelerated
  2. be accelerated
  3. be accelerated
  4. be accelerated
  5. be accelerated
  6. be accelerated
  1. accelerate!
  2. let's accelerate!
  3. accelerated
  4. accelerating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for accelerate:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
accélérer accelerate; hasten; quicken; speed up ease in; put a spurt on; speed up
activer accelerate; hasten; quicken; speed up activate; aggravate; arouse; awake; begin; blow; blow the fire; boost; commence; encourage; encourage someone; excite; fan; fan a flame; incite; initiate; inspire; instigate; introduce; introduce somebody to; motivate; motivate someone; poke; poke up; provoke; push on; put someone on to something; set; set in motion; set up; start; start off; start to; stimulate; stir; stir up; stoke up; strike up; support; take off; take on; undertake; urge
brusquer accelerate; hasten; quicken; speed up antagonise; antagonize; assault; attack; brush off; brutalise; brutalize; bully; coerce; compel; force; harass; lay violent hands upon; oblige; pester; provoke; raid; snub; storm; tease; use force; violate
démarrer accelerate be off; begin; break into; bring up; broach; broach a subject; cast off; commence; cut into; enter into; get under way; go for a drive; herald; open; put forward; put on the table; ring in; set in; set in motion; set up; spurt; start; start to; strike up; take off; take on; take upon oneself; undertake
hâter accelerate; hasten; quicken; speed up hurry; hustle; make haste; rouse; rush; storm; stress; urge on
presser accelerate; hasten; quicken; speed up boost; chase; clasp; clench; clutch; compress; crush; drive; encourage; excite; fasten; grabble; grasp; grip; hasten; hurry; hustle; incite; insist; keep on; make haste; move it; pack; peg out; persist; pinch; pinch out; press; press in; press together; push on; rouse; rummage; rush; scramble; seize; squeeze; squeeze dry; squeeze empty; squeeze out; stimulate; storm; urge; wedge
précipiter accelerate; hasten; quicken; speed up crash down; rush; storm; thunder down
- quicken; speed; speed up
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
activer enable; turn on

Related Words for "accelerate":

Synonyms for "accelerate":

Antonyms for "accelerate":

  • decelerate

Related Definitions for "accelerate":

  1. move faster1
    • The car accelerated1
  2. cause to move faster1
    • He accelerated the car1

Wiktionary Translations for accelerate:

  1. to become faster
  2. to hasten
  3. to quicken natural or ordinary progression or process
  4. to cause to move faster
Cross Translation:
accelerate accélérer versnellen — een grotere snelheid (doen) bereiken
accelerate accélérer accelereren — (overgankelijk) versnellen