speed up the progress of; facilitate
"This should expedite the process"
process fast and efficiently
"I will try to expedite the matter"
To accelerate the progress of.
He expedited the search by alphabetizing the papers.
To perform (a task) fast and efficiently.
Origin: From expeditus, perfect passive participle of expedio.
free of impediment; unimpeded
expeditious; quick; speedily; prompt
to relieve of impediments; to facilitate; to accelerate the process or progress of; to hasten; to quicken; as, to expedite the growth of plants
to despatch; to send forth; to issue officially
Origin: [L. expeditus, p. p. of expedire to free one caught by the foot, to extricate, set free, bring forward, make ready; ex out + pes, prdis, t. See Foot.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
eks′pe-dīt, v.t. to free from impediments: to hasten: to send forth: to despatch.—adj. free from impediment: unencumbered: quick: prompt.—adv. Ex′peditely.—n. Expedi′tion, speed: promptness: any undertaking by a number of persons: a hostile march or voyage: those who form an expedition.—adjs. Expedi′tionary; Expedi′tious, characterised by expedition or rapidity: speedy: prompt.—adv. Expedi′tiously.—n. Expedi′tiousness, quickness.—adj. Exped′itive. [L. expedīre, -itum—ex, out, pes, pedis, a foot.]
The numerical value of expedite in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of expedite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
What we are seeing, in real time, is genocide, to declare it genocide, that would expedite relief. You ca n’t allow it to go on.
I will offer a clean substitute and work to expedite consideration of the bill as amended to get it back over to the House this week.
We're looking to expedite the agreement with the partner and speed up production. Hopefully we will begin production from the discovery in 2017.
These people -- the really good ones, and we have some great ones -- we're going to try and expedite so they can come back, but they're going to come back legally.
If we can move those refugees within the three months, we will do it, we will be requesting our partners, donors, for resources, that we will use to expedite the repatriation.
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- ускорявам, изпълнявам бързо, способствамBulgarian
- επισπεύδω, διευκολύνωGreek
- apresurar, acelerarSpanish
- kiirehtiä, nopeuttaa, jouduttaaFinnish
- in vaart brengen, versnellenDutch
- apressar, acelerarPortuguese
- быстро справляться, поторапливать, быстро выполнять, способствовать, продвигать, ускорятьRussian
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