Definitions of speed

  1. To urge or move on swiftly; expedite; dispatch.
  2. To prosper; send away with good wishes; as, to speed the parting guest; to cause to move faster.
  3. To despatch quickly: to hasten, as to a conclusion: to execute: to aid: to make prosperous:- pr. p. speeding; pa. t. and pa. p. sped.
  4. To despatch; hasten; execute; cause to prosper.
  5. To prosper; to make haste; move quickly; as, the bullet sped through the air.
  6. To move quickly: to succeed: to fare.
  7. To hasten; fare; succeed.
  8. move very fast; " The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed"
  9. travel at an excessive or illegal velocity; " I got a ticket for speeding"
  10. To dispatch; to send away in haste; to hasten; to hasten to a conclusion; to aid; to cause to succeed.
  11. To hasten; to accelerate; to have success; to assist; to prosper; to fare.
  12. Speeding.
  13. the ratio of the focal length to the diameter of a ( camera) lens system
  14. Prosperity in an undertaking; favorable issue; success.
  15. The act or state of moving swiftly; swiftness; velocity; rapidly; rate of motion; dispatch; as, the speed a horse or a vessel.
  16. One who, or that which, causes or promotes speed or success.
  17. To go; to fare.
  18. To experience in going; to have any condition, good or ill; to fare.
  19. To fare well; to have success; to prosper.
  20. To make haste; to move with celerity.
  21. To be expedient.
  22. To cause to be successful, or to prosper; hence, to aid; to favor.
  23. To cause to make haste; to dispatch with celerity; to drive at full speed; hence, to hasten; to hurry.
  24. To hasten to a conclusion; to expedite.
  25. To hurry to destruction; to put an end to; to ruin; to undo.
  26. To wish success or god fortune to, in any undertaking, especially in setting out upon a journey.
  27. The act or state of moving rapidly; rate of motion, or velocity; swiftness; quickness.
  28. Quickness, velocity: success.
  29. Rate of motion; degree of prosperity.
  30. Quickness of motion; haste; rapid action; swiftness; success.
  31. Sped.