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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Reduce the speed of; Lose velocity.

Usage examples (35)
  • So, you're accelerating and you suddenly decelerate.
  • Angry at himself, Montoya forced himself to decelerate.
  • Bottleneck: The lead cars decelerate, rounding a curve.
  • UNIDENTIFIED MALE: OK, let's go ahead and decelerate to 190. for more
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