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American English: /əkˈsɛləˌreɪdər/
British English: /əkˈsɛləreɪtə/

Translation of accelerator in Spanish:


  • 1 (Cars) to step on the accelerator
    apretar el acelerador
    Example sentences
    • Prius drivers press their accelerator and the vehicle launches in electric mode with the engine coming on around 20 mph.
    • If the driver floors the accelerator pedal, the controller delivers the full 96 volts from the batteries to the motor.
    • When you come to a halt, the car cuts out after a few seconds to preserve energy; the engine then fires again when your foot returns to the accelerator.
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