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quickening

adjective

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quickening

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of quickening (Entry 2 of 3)

as in acceleration, hastening

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quickening

verb
present participle of quicken

Synonyms & Antonyms of quickening (Entry 3 of 3)

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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“Quickening.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quickening. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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