Definition of acceleration


  • an increase in rate of change; "modern science caused an acceleration of cultural change". Antonyms: deceleration.
  • the act of accelerating; increasing the speed. Synonyms: quickening, speedup. Antonyms: deceleration.
  • (physics) a rate of increase of velocity. Antonyms: deceleration.

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Rhymes with acceleration

abbreviation, abdication, aberration, ablation, abnegation, abomination, abrogation, acclamation, acclimation, accommodation, accreditation, accumulation, accusation, accusation, acidification, activation, adaptation, adjudication, administration, admiration.

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  • acceleration is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 16 points
  • acceleration is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 16 points
  • acceleration is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 20 points
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