accelerator, accelerator pedal, gas pedal, gas, throttle, gun(noun)
a pedal that controls the throttle valve
"he stepped on the gas"
accelerator, throttle, throttle valve(noun)
a valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine
(chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without itself being affected
accelerator, particle accelerator, atom smasher(noun)
a scientific instrument that increases the kinetic energy of charged particles
One who, or that which, accelerates.
A device for causing acceleration.
A substance which speeds up chemical reactions.
An accelerator pedal.
A chemical that reduces development time.
A device that accelerates charged subatomic particles.
A muscle or nerve that speed the performance of an action.
Origin: * First attested in 1611.
one who, or that which, accelerates. Also as an adj.; as, accelerator nerves
Accelerator is the debut album by British electronica group The Future Sound of London. It is widely regarded as their most "club oriented" album in that almost all the tracks have a sonic, dance friendly vibe and it does not contain much of their later, more off-beat, complex, ambient techniques.
The numerical value of accelerator in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of accelerator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We're going to ease back into the activity, not stomp on the accelerator, we've all sobered up.
We're going to ease back into the activity, not stomp on the accelerator, we’ve all sobered up.
While initial demand was solid, Lead Accelerator required more resources than anticipated to scale.
It's completely different over there, every month there are open innovation contests and (start-up) accelerator programmes.
It's critical that we push on the accelerator because every day it becomes clearer that the trends we anticipated are happening.
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Translations for accelerator
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- ускорител, катализатор, педал за газтаBulgarian
- Beschleuniger, Katalysator, GaspedalGerman
- chala, acelerador, chancla, chancleta, cholaSpanish
- kiihdytin, katalyytti, kiihdyttäjä, kaasupoljinFinnish
- gázpedál, gyorsítóHungarian
- педал за гас, катализатор, забрзувачMacedonian
- pemecut, pencepatMalay
- versneller, gaspedaal, katalysatorDutch
- pedală de accelerare, iuțitor, accelerator, repezitorRomanian
- газ, ускоритель, акселератор, педаль газа, катализаторRussian
- accelerator, gaspedalSwedish
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