quicken Loans moved its headquarters to downtown Detroit in 2010, and has invested a billion dollars in the years since.
And now suddenly her heartbeat began to quicken again until its thumping became tumultuous.
He knew, and his heart did not quicken nor his pulse increase so much as a beat.
My soul hath cleaved to the pavement: quicken thou me according to thy word.
I quicken the pace of my horse somewhat, and continue my perilous course.
Food which would disgust the healthy appetite, will not quicken into action the debilitated and flickering sensation of taste.
They did not quicken their pace when they saw Carl; indeed, they did not openly look in his direction.
I asked, sharply, rather to quicken his wits than to express anger.
Jim breathed a sigh of relief as they cleared the crowd and could quicken their pace.
With that, a new sense of power, greater than Lilla had ever seen in her, seemed to quicken her cousin.
quicken quick·en (kwĭk'ən)
v. quick·ened, quick·en·ing, quick·ens
To become more rapid.
To reach the stage of pregnancy when the fetus can be felt to move.