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quickened

adjective

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quickened

verb
past tense of quicken

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1 to cause to move or proceed fast or faster
  • she eventually quickened her pace so she could keep up with the others

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2 to give life, vigor, or spirit to
  • the news that we'd head to Florida for Christmas quickened the children, who instantly began jumping for joy

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“Quickened.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quickened. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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