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speeds, plural;
  1. Move quickly
    • - I got into the car and home we sped
  2. (of a motorist) Travel at a speed that is greater than the legal limit
    • - the car that crashed was speeding
  3. Move or work more quickly
    • - you force yourself to speed up because you don't want to keep others waiting
  4. Cause to move, act, or happen more quickly
    • - recent initiatives have sought to speed up decision-making
  5. Make prosperous or successful
    • - may God speed you
  6. Take or be under the influence of an amphetamine drug
    • - more kids than ever are speeding, tripping, and getting stoned
  1. Rapidity of movement or action
    • - the accident was due to excessive speed
    • - they were bemused by the speed of events
  2. The rate at which someone or something is able to move or operate
    • - the car has a top speed of 147 mph
  3. Each of the possible gear ratios of a bicycle or motor vehicle

  4. The sensitivity of photographic film to light

  5. The light-gathering power or f-number of a camera lens

  6. The duration of a photographic exposure

  7. An amphetamine drug, esp. methamphetamine

  8. Something that matches one's tastes or inclinations
    • - oak tables and chairs are more his speed
  9. Success; prosperity
    • - wish me good speed

  1. distance travelled per unit time
  2. rush: move fast; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"
  3. accelerate: move faster; "The car accelerated"
  4. a rate (usually rapid) at which something happens; "the project advanced with gratifying speed"
  5. changing location rapidly
  6. travel rapidly: move very fast; "The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed"
  7. In kinematics, the speed of an object is the magnitude of its velocity (the rate of change of its position); it is thus a scalar quantity. ...
  8. Speed is a 1936 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer action film starring James Stewart and Wendy Barrie.
  9. Written and directed by Greg MacGillivray of MacGillivray Freeman Films in 1984, Speed is a documentary which chronicles the development of human technology as part of our desire to go faster than before.
  10. Speed is a 1994 American action/thriller film directed by Jan de Bont, and set in Los Angeles. An LAPD officer, Police Officer III Jack Traven, becomes the focus of a bomber and extortionist, retired Atlanta bomb squad sergeant, Howard Payne. ...
  11. Speed is an Bollywood action comedy film directed by Vikram Bhatt and produced by Harry Baweja. The film stars Zayed Khan, Urmila Matondkar, Aashish Chaudhary, Aftab Shivdasani and Sanjay Suri. The film is based on the 2004 American film Cellular. ...
  12. Speed (stylized as SPEED) is an Okinawan female vocal/dance group comprising Hiroko Shimabukuro, Eriko Imai, Takako Uehara and Hitoe Arakaki. All four members are former students of Okinawa Actors School which also trained popular artist Namie Amuro and MAX.
  13. the state of moving quickly or the capacity for rapid motion; rapidity; the rate of motion or action, specifically (mathematics)/(physics) the magnitude of the velocity; the rate distance is traversed in a given time; the sensitivity to light of film, plates; any amphetamine drug used as a ...
  14. (speeding) To play very loose with no identifiable pattern, or to bluff frequently. Also known as speeding around. Compare to "fast".
  15. (12. speeding) driving faster than it is allowed in a particular area
  16. (Speeding) refers to driving above the legal speed limit. Speeding leads to heavy braking and aggressive acceleration.
  17. (Speeds) Different bearing types have different operating speed limits. Speed is typically specified as maximum relative surface speeds, often specified ft/s or m/s. ...
  18. Speed (km/h or mi/h) is measured with GPS, footpod, stride sensor or cycling speed sensor.
  19. Speed refers to the level of aggressiveness with which you play.
  20. The time it takes to put information into memory or get information out of memory. It is measured from the time that an address and proper control signals are given, until the information is stored or placed in the device's output(s). ...
  21. The speed of aspiration and dispensing actions is usually programmable. It becomes important in relation to the viscosity of the liquid being pipetted.
  22. Speed can be defined as follows: (Length of Stride X the time between each Step).
  23. Speed is a measurement of how fast an object is moving. Fast-moving objects can cover large distances in a small amount of time. They are said to have a high speed. ...
  24. Ability to move the whole body quickly.
  25. A scalar quantity, speed = distance / time