accelerator
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
accelerator(
ihk
-
seh
-
luh
-
rey
-
duhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (automobile)
a. el acelerador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I pressed the accelerator, but nothing happened.Pisé el acelerador, pero no pasó nada.
2. (physics)
a. el acelerador de partículas
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Physicists have built a huge accelerator to test their theory.Los físicos han construido un enorme acelerador de partículas para poner a prueba su teoría.
3. (computing)
a. el acelerador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The accelerator on this video card means that your programs will run faster.El acelerador de esta tarjeta de video hace que tus programas se ejecuten más rápido.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
accelerator
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. ((gen) &)
a. el acelerador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(computers)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
accelerator [ækˈseləreɪtəʳ]
noun
(Aut) acelerador (m)
to step on the accelerator pisar el acelerador
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning