Speed up - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈspiːd ʌp|  American pronunciation of the word speed up
Brit.  |spiːd ʌp|  British pronunciation of the word speed up


- move faster (syn: accelerate, quicken, speed)
- cause to move faster (syn: accelerate, speed)


We want to find ways to speed up inventory turnover.

I concede that the work has been slow so far, but it should speed up soon.

You'll have to speed up your rate of work if you want to finish by the agreed date.

a new system that should speed up information retrieval

The new system will speed up the registration process.

his rustiness showed when he was asked to speed up

See also:  WebsterWiktionaryLongman