Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Speed"

The meaning of "Speed" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does speed up naming mean?
A: It has no meaning cause it doesn't really make sense, to my knowledge. Unless you meant speed up naming people, like saying the names of people you know quickly. Not too sure. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
Q: What does Take all speed bumps out mean?
A: This is a speed bump. It stops you from driving too fast. The man does not want speed bumps. 💕
Q: What does reducing and enforcing speed limits mean?
A: reduce is to lower the speed limit.
enforce is making sure drivers follow the speed limit.
Q: What does Picking up speed mean?
A: Picking up speed, the rock tumbled faster and faster down the hill.

Picking up speed, the van headed off down the highway.

Picking up speed, the two runners raced down the home stretch.
Q: What does physical speed mean?
A: how fast a person can run

Example sentences using "Speed"

Q: Please show me example sentences with speed up,speed-up,slow down,slowdown, slow up, slow-up.
A: SPEED UP: (no /-/ needed)
"Hey - speed up! there are alot of cars behind you!"

SLOW DOWN: (a directive)
"You'd better SLOW DOWN around here... there's a school nearby and there might be kids walking".

SLOWDOWN: (when traffic nearly stops because of something that's happening)
"There was a SLOWDOWN on the freeway, because some truck had a flat tire"

**I never say slow up ... I don't think it's a phrase we use**
Q: Please show me example sentences with speed.
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Q: Please show me example sentences with to speed.
A: "up to speed" means knowing all the newest information.

- you've been away from the office for a month, let me get you up to speed (= let me tell you all the news)

- I haven't bought a new computer for ten years! Before I buy a new one I need to get up to speed again! (= I need to learn all the new information about computers)
Q: Please show me example sentences with speak and speed? when someone talk something..
A: I have to speak at the conference this year.
This car cannot reach the speed of light.

She will be speaking in class later.
He was speeding down the highway.

A human can speak.
Increase the speed of the car to go faster.

Synonyms of "Speed" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between speed and velocity ?
A: Velocity is a speed in a given direction. While speed is just how far you’ve gone divided by how long it has been.

If you know what displacement is, then displacement is to distance what velocity is to speed.
Q: What is the difference between speed and fast ?
A:
Speed is like a measuring movement?
Fast is sort of referring to an action?

That car is too FAST, can you guess his SPEED?
Q: What is the difference between speed and velocity ?
A: Velocity is speed in a certain direction. It means like, the rate at which an object changes position.

Speed is how fast an object is moving.

Colloquially the terms mean more or less the same thing, but in science they don't.
Q: What is the difference between speed and velocity ?
A: Velocity is speed in one particular direction. It's more of a scientific term and not used in daily speech.
Q: What is the difference between speed and velocity ?
A: In terms of physics, speed is directionless, it is a scalar unit. Velocity is a vector, it has a specific direction.

In common speech / colloquially, they mean the same thing.

Translations of "Speed"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "all of" and "full of" at normal speed. Thank you (。’▽’。)♡
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? speed
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? be successful faster than the speed of your ageing parents
A: I feel like this is a proverb or an idiom that doesn’t translate well. You might try another approach.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? How much the speed of internet connection?
A: How much speed= how fast

Therefore,
How fast is the internet connection?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? At natural speed, as it says: "I should have told you that I'm leaving tomorrow"
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Other questions about "Speed"

Q: You must maintain a speed of 50 miles on this road. Does this sound natural?
A: @guu-
50 miles - 距離(distance)
50 miles per hour - 速度 (speed)
I hope this is little easier to understand.

Q: I really wonder if my typing speed will be faster than now. Does this sound natural?
A: I am really wondering if my typing speed will improve.
Q: I'm tired. I am feeling like that after running 100m with my full speed. Does this sound natural?
A: @chanmaru: ah. "I'm so tired. I feel like I just ran a marathon"
or "I'm so tired that I feel like I just ran a marathon"
Q: His speed on the bike is plodding, he can ride faster. Does this sound natural?
A: Example: The cat was plodding along.

"Plodding" isn't used often. It's a great vocabulary word to use when you're writing a narrative or a story, but not really in conversation.
Q: What does "speed kills" in 715 mean?
A: It means that becoming fast requires hard work.

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