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Synonyms for supersonic

(of speed) greater than the speed of sound in a given medium (especially air)

having frequencies above those of audible sound


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To the millions of airline passengers who can't afford Concorde and have to spend long hours treated like cattle in stuffy airports and even stuffier planes, faster than sound travel is what they hope we will all enjoy someday.
Children want to learn at a speed faster than sound and with vagaries.
A reader sent me this list of Murphy's Lesser Known Laws which takes the premise to new conclusions: Light travels faster than sound.
That's faster than sound, which is why you see lightning before you hear thunder.
On average, the jets travel three times faster than sound.
5 million British Airways passengers have flown faster than sound on Concorde.
Just as the tip of a whip produces a cracking sound when it travels faster than sound, a dino's 1,590-kg (3,500-lb) tail would have thundered, producing a supersonic boom.
P Light travels faster than sound which is why some people seem bright until you hear them speak.
It may take a few more seconds to reach you because light travels so much faster than sound.
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