accelerated accelerated  /æk ˈsɛ lə ˌreɪ tɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) speeded up, as of an academic course

Usage(s):

  1. But even proponents of accelerated programs note that there are drawbacks.
  2. His resurgence accelerated as he founded Prison Fellowship Ministries and built it into a $50 million organization that operates in all 50 states and 110 countries.
  3. The accelerated campaign season puts special pressure on down-ballot candidates.

News

  1. school winners

    Julia Blair earned 1,000 Accelerated Reader points in one week this month as a fifth-grader at Whittier Elementary School in Everett. Laura Sanchez was among more than 100 recent Snohomish School District graduates to receive scholarships through the Snohomish Education Foundation.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

  2. Artisan Business Group to Host Accelerated EB-5 Capital Raising Workshop July 25, 2013

    Artisan Business Group Inc. is to host The Accelerated EB-5 Capital Raising Workshop in Chicago July 25, 2013. (PRWeb June 16, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10838730.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Holt's Wilcox Elementary School honors accelerated readers

    The 2013 Wilcox Accelerated Reader Stars: Back row (l. to r.): Wesley Jones, Alec Brooks, Jonas Cantrall, Olivia Latty, Megan McKinney, Drake Buckner, Aiden Grasse and Ciara Coleman Middle row (l. to r.): Collin Beck, Isabella Cosme-Brooks, Hannah Lowman, Toby Smity, Baisil Mullen, Evan Mendoza and Dalton Rice Front row (l. to r.): Storm Mullen, Nathan Gephart, Rylan Grasse, Lena Smith, Hayden ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Lansing State Journal

Quotes

  1. "We have a talented team in place and a compelling plan to grow our business through innovative new services and strategic transactions with other business partners. While Yahoo would have accelerated our strategy, I am confident that we can...
    on May 3, 2008 By: Steve Ballmer Source: CNET News.com

  2. Mr Kallasvuo added that by adding Navteq, Nokia "will be able to bring context and geographical information to a number of our internet services with accelerated time to market".
    on Oct 2, 2007 By: Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo Source: The Australian

  3. "Since we received the request for financial support last Friday, our discussions with the authorities have accelerated," Mr. Strauss-Kahn said in a statement.
    on Apr 25, 2010 By: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Source: Wall Street Journal

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