reaccelerate

verb re·ac·cel·er·ate \ (ˌ)rē-ik-ˈse-lə-ˌrāt , -ak- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of reaccelerate

reaccelerated; reaccelerating; reaccelerates
transitive + intransitive
: to accelerate again
  • Sales are reaccelerating after the economic downturn.
  • The company has managed to reaccelerate its revenue growth.

reacceleration

play \(ˌ)rē-ik-ˌse-lə-ˈrā-shən, -(ˌ)ak-\ noun
    • One warning came from the president's Council of Economic Advisers in its 1987 report to the president: "The nation cannot afford to ignore the dangers of allowing a reacceleration of inflation and the inevitable economic cost of disinflation."
    • —Carolyn Lochhead

First Known Use of reaccelerate

1866

in the meaning defined above

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