Momentum and Velocity


Momentum noun - Something that arouses action or activity.
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Synonyms for Momentum

Velocity is a synonym for momentum in movement topic. In some cases you can use "Velocity" instead a noun "Momentum", when it comes to topics like impetus, pace. popular alternative

Nearby Words: momentous, moment


Velocity noun - A high rate of movement or performance.

Momentum is a synonym for velocity in speed topic. You can use "Momentum" instead a noun "Velocity", if it concerns topics such as movement, pace. popular alternative

How words are described

good good momentum good velocity
high high momentum high velocity
full full momentum full velocity
low low momentum low velocity
Other adjectives: fixed, current, original, initial, infinite, proper, sheer, forward, poor, constant, massive, extreme, huge, little, horizontal, angular, extra, maximum, linear, downward, orbital.

Both words in one sentence

  • Gravity Sucks Most of the movie's physics are accurate, but the ship would have retained the velocity and momentum it had before the jump.
    Source: Gravity Sucks
  • Not the Fall That Kills You Any movement felt inside the ship is either an instability in the generated impulse/warp field or an externally-applied "real" momentum transfer rather than a reaction to changing velocity of the relatively-motionless ship.
  • Video Game / Quantum Conundrum Notably, momentum is not conserved when switching between Fluffy, Heavy, and Normal; a Fluffy safe thrown in the air will retain its velocity if made heavier in the normal or Heavy dimensions.
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Velocity or Momentum. 2016. Accessed September 27, 2022.
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