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rev



Pronunciation: (rev), [key]
n., v., revved, rev•ving.
Informal.

n.
a revolution (in an engine or the like).

v.t.
to accelerate sharply the speed of (an engine or the like) (often fol. by up).

v.i.
1. (of an engine) to accelerate; become revved (often fol. by up).
2. rev up,to increase in strength or accelerate sharply: The economy is beginning to rev up.

Rev.




1. Revelation; Revelations.
2. Reverend.

rev.




1. revenue.
2. reverse.
3. review.
4. reviewed.
5. revise; revised.
6. revision.
7. revolution.
8. revolving.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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