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Noun: speeding  spee-ding
  1. Changing location rapidly
    "they were following a hoon in a speeding stolen car";
    - speed, hurrying
Verb: speed (sped, also speeded)  speed
  1. Move fast
    "He sped down the hall to receive his guests";
    - rush, hotfoot, hasten, hie [archaic], race, pelt along, rush along, cannonball along, bucket along, belt along, step on it, travel rapidly, hurry, zip
     
  2. Move faster
    "The car sped up";
    - accelerate, speed up, quicken
     
  3. Travel at an excessive or illegal velocity
    "I got a ticket for speeding"
     
  4. Cause to move faster
    "He sped up the car";
    - accelerate, speed up

Derived forms: speedings

Type of: alter, change, deepen, go, intensify, locomote, modify, motion, move, movement, travel

Encyclopedia: Speeding

Speed, NC