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Translation of acelerar in English:

verbo transitivo

also: acelerarse verbo pronominal

Example sentences
  • Apenas nos miraban, quedaban aterrados y aceleraban el paso.
  • Pienso que puede mejorar su propuesta para dar una señal y acelerar el proceso.
  • El conductor sólo se encarga de acelerar o frenar.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
    Cultural fact of the day


    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.