Synonyms of 'acceleration'
in the sense of enlargement
There is insufficient space for the enlargement of the buildings.
in the sense of escalation
a sudden escalation of unrest in the south-eastern region
in the sense of expansion
an increase or development, esp. in the activities of a company
the rapid expansion of private health insurance
in the sense of extension
a development that includes or affects more people or things than before
The agreement we have reached is a natural extension of our relationship.
in the sense of gain
House prices showed a gain of nearly 8% in June.
in the sense of growth
the process of growing
the unchecked growth of the country's population
in the sense of increment
the amount by which something increases
Many teachers qualify for an annual increment.
in the sense of intensification
the intensification of violent rebel attacks
in the sense of rise
an increase in amount, cost, or quantity
the prospect of another rise in interest rates
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