velocitize

transitive verb

ve·​loc·​i·​tize
və̇ˈläsəˌtīz
-ed/-ing/-s
: to cause (an automobile driver) to misjudge or become unaware of true speed or to become drowsy as a result of prolonged traveling at a high speed (as on an open highway)

Word History

Etymology

velocity + -ize

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“Velocitize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/velocitize. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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