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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Speed v. i. [imp. & p. p. Sped Speeded; p. pr. & vb. n. Speeding.]
 1. To go; to fare. [Obs.]
    To warn him now he is too farre sped.   --Remedy of Love.
 2. To experience in going; to have any condition, good or ill; to fare.
 Ships heretofore in seas like fishes sped;
  The mightiest still upon the smallest fed.   --Waller.
 3. To fare well; to have success; to prosper.
 Save London, and send true lawyers their meed!
 For whoso wants money with them shall not speed!   --Lydgate.
 I told ye then he should prevail, and speed
 On his bad errand.   --Milton.
 4. To make haste; to move with celerity.
    I have speeded hither with the very extremest inch of possibility.   --Shak.
 5. To be expedient. [Obs.]