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slow
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 12
1. Slowly.
Part of Speech: noun
1. A moth.
2. imp. of Slee, to slay. Slew.
Part of Speech: superlative
1. Moving a short space in a relatively long time; not swift; not quick in motion; not rapid; moderate; deliberate; as, a slow stream; a slow motion.
3. Not ready; not prompt or quick; dilatory; sluggish; as, slow of speech, and slow of tongue.
6. Not advancing or improving rapidly; as, the slow growth of arts and sciences.
7. Heavy in wit; not alert, prompt, or spirited; wearisome; dull.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To go slower; - often with up; as, the train slowed up before crossing the bridge.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To render slow; to slacken the speed of; to retard; to delay; as, to slow a steamer.
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