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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. fast
Nos montamos en uno de los trenes más veloces del mundo en Japón. We rode one of the fastest trains in the world in Japan.
b. quick
Vamos a comer un desayuno veloz. We are going to eat a quick breakfast.
c. rapid
El crecimiento veloz de la economía se debe a iniciativas financieras nuevas.The rapid growth of the economy is due to new financial initiatives.
d. swift
Una decisión veloz es lo que necesitamos ahora.A swift decision is what we need now.
e. expeditious (formal)
La ruta 5 permite un tránsito veloz entre Los Ángeles y San Francisco. Route 5 allows for an expeditious trip between Los Angeles and San Francisco.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. fast, quick
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[+tren, coche, barco] fast; [+movimiento] quick; swift
veloz como un relámpago as quick as lightning
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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