speeder

[spee-der]
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noun
  1. a person or thing that speeds.
  2. a driver who exceeds the legal speed limit.
  3. a small self-propelled railroad car powered by a gasoline engine and used by section hands.

Origin of speeder

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at speed, -er1
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Related Words for speeder

fast, jiffy, quickly, rapidly, speed, swiftly

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Word Origin and History for speeder
n.

"one who drives fast," 1891, agent noun from speed (v.).

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