quicken

英 [ˈkwɪkən]

美 [ˈkwɪkən]

v.  (使)加快,加速; 变得更活跃; 使更活跃

过去式:quickened 第三人称单数:quickens 过去分词:quickened 现在分词:quickening 

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#同义词辨析回顶部

quicken accelerate hasten rush speed【导航词义:加快】

quicken v. 〈书〉加快
〔辨析〕
指增加速度、速率,尤指频率。
〔例证〕
He glanced at his watch and quicken his steps.
他看了一眼手表,加快了脚步。
He felt his heart quicken when he saw Susan.
他看到苏珊时感觉自己心跳加快了。
accelerate v. (使)加快,(使)增速
〔辨析〕
指某事比预期更快或更早发生时,可作及物或不及物动词;指汽车或人加速时,只作不及物动词。
〔例证〕
The urbanization process continued to accelerate.
城市化进程持续加快。
The bad weather accelerated our departure.
坏天气促使我们提前离开。
Her car accelerated smoothly away.
她的车平稳地加速离开。
That runner accelerated suddenly around the bend.
那名赛跑运动员在转弯处突然加速。
hasten v. 〈正式〉加速,加紧
〔辨析〕
多指意外、糟糕之事使某事加速,或让某事提前发生。
〔例证〕
His departure was hastened by an emergency.
由于一个突发事件,他提前走了。
His letter hastened the course of the enquiry.
他的来信加快了调查的进程。
Poor medical treatment hastened his death.
糟糕的治疗加速了他的死亡。
rush v. 催促,使赶紧
〔辨析〕
指催促某人做某事。
〔例证〕
Sorry to rush you, but the board needs these materials by Thursday.
很抱歉催你,只是董事会周四之前需要这些材料。
He felt he was being rushed into making a decision.
他觉得自己是被催着去作决定。
speed v. 加快,促进
〔辨析〕
指加快某事的发生、进展等,常指好事。
〔例证〕
This incident should speed his decision.
这一事件应该会促使他尽快作出决定。
This new medicine should speed her recovery.
这种新药应该会加快她的康复。
The new measures will speed up the registration process.
这些新措施将加快注册过程。

#牛津词典回顶部

 verb

  • (使)加快,加速
    to become quicker or make sth quicker
    1. She felt her heartbeat quicken as he approached.
      随着他的走近,她觉得自己的心跳加速了。
    2. He quickened his pace to catch up with them.
      他加快脚步追赶他们。
  • 变得更活跃;使更活跃
    to become more active; to make sth more active
    1. His interest quickened as he heard more about the plan.
      他越听这个计划越觉得感兴趣。

#柯林斯词典回顶部

  • V-ERG (使)加快;(使)加速;(使)变快
    If something quickens or if you quicken it, it becomes faster or moves at a greater speed.
    1. Ainslie's pulse quickened in alarm...
      由于惊恐,安斯利的脉搏加快了。
    2. He quickened his pace a little.
      他稍稍加快了步伐。

#英英释义回顶部

 verb

#双语例句回顶部

  • Ainslie's pulse quickened in alarm
    由于惊恐,安斯利的脉搏加快了。
  • He quickened his pace a little.
    他稍稍加快了步伐。
  • We will quicken the pace of establishing free trade zones.
    加快自由贸易区建设步伐。
  • Firmly grasping energy-saving technical transformations to quicken the development step of enterprise
    企业进行了全面的技术改造。狠抓节能技术改造加快企业发展步伐
  • Combining the situation of our country, puts forward the suggestions to quicken the development of photovoltaic industry and its market.
    结合国情,对我国加快发展光伏产业及市场提出了具体的建议。
  • Strengthen macro-economic control, quicken the tempo of modernization.
    加强宏观经济调控,加快现代化建设步伐。
  • Quicken Informatization Step, Propel Development and Innovation of Industrial Engineering
    加快信息化步伐,推动工业工程发展与创新
  • We quicken our steps.
    我们加快了脚步。
  • Because the optimization result is discrete, excellent individual protect plan was adopted to quicken constringency.
    为此采用优秀个体保护策略,加快了优化设计的收敛。
  • The powerful function of hydro-captor can quickly replenish necessary water, activate cells, and quicken metabolism and regeneration.
    具有极强的锁水功能,能迅速补充肌肤所需水份、活化细胞,加速肌肤新陈代谢及再生能力。
  • To quicken the development of Chinas new and hi-tech industry, the government should enhance its guidance so as to create a better environment for developing the new and hi-tech industry.
    加快我国高新技术产业化的发展,应加强政府引导,为发展高新技术产业创造更好的环境。
  • Fifth, technological transformation will be intensified to quicken the technological progress of enterprises.
    加大技术改造力度,加快企业技术进步;
  • Now, it is time for the nation to quicken the development of central and west regions.
    现在,加快中西部地区开发的时机已经到来。
  • My county will improve the investment climate further, will expand opening to the outside world, will quicken the steps of utilizing the foreign capitals, make great efforts to build a economic prosperity, people's affluence, social progress, new Linquan with beautiful environment.
    我县将进一步改善投资环境,扩大对外开放,加快利用外资步伐,努力建设一个经济繁荣、人民富裕、社会进步、环境优美的新临泉。
  • The sustained growth of the economy in the future will quicken the process of the work of poverty alleviation.
    未来经济的持续增长将加快扶贫开发的进程。
  • We will forcefully develop new and high-tech industries, quicken the development of modern service industries, and transform and upgrade traditional industries with extensive use of advanced technologies.
    大力发展高新技术产业,加快发展现代服务业,广泛运用先进技术改造和提升传统产业。
  • Once you find that love within yourself, you will see your path begin to quicken.
    一旦你找到了自己内在的爱,你会看到你的旅程开始加速。
  • The order came back to quicken up the pace of advance.
    有命令传回说要加快前进的步伐。
  • It lets the mankind understand even more, the development in digital era will change human life, will quicken the development of science and technology.
    它更让人类懂得,数字时代的发展将改变人类的生活,将加快科学技术的发展。
  • We'll have to quicken the pace if we want to keep up with him.
    要想赶上他的话,我们得加快步伐。
  • In order to guide and advance enterprises to quicken the pace of technical advancement and industrial upgrade, the central government decided to take effective measures and policies to support the important technical renovation programs of the state.
    为引导和推动企业加快技术进步和产业升级,中央决定采取有效措施和政策,支持国家重点技术改造项目。
  • Fourth, to quicken technical progress and improve the technological innovative capabilities of enterprises.
    四是加快技术进步,提高企业技术创新能力。
  • Currently, our little island needs to quicken the pace and catch up with other countries around the world.
    目前,我们的小岛需要加快速度和赶上世界各地的其他国家。
  • We must quicken our steps if we don't want to be.
    我们如果不想淋的话,就得加快步伐。
  • Military competition can, of course, quicken the pace of development in space technology.
    无可否认,军事竞争可以带来航天技术的快速发展。
  • Strengthen international exchange and cooperation to quicken the pace of building Guangzhou an international metropolis!
    加强国际交流合作,加快广州国际大都市建设步伐!
  • The company asked us to quicken the pace of the project.
    公司要我们加快工程的进度。
  • This level of understanding should quicken the pace of designing protocols for making new drug-PLGA nanoparticles.
    这种理解能加快制定新载药PLGA纳米粒的设计方案。
  • Through this measure, it can quicken the product development pace, take the market quickly.
    通过这种方法,来加快新产品开发的速度,快速占领市场。
  • We should quicken the pace to develop the market.
    我们应该加快发展期货市场。