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See definition of slow footed on Dictionary.com
  • as inslow-footed
  • as inslow-going
  • as inslow-paced

synonyms for slow footed

  • tardy
  • apathetic
  • crawling
  • creeping
  • dawdling
  • delaying
  • deliberate
  • dilatory
  • disinclined
  • dreamy
  • drowsy
  • easy
  • gradual
  • heavy
  • idle
  • imperceptible
  • inactive
  • indolent
  • inert
  • lackadaisical
  • laggard
  • lagging
  • leaden
  • leisurely
  • lethargic
  • listless
  • loitering
  • measured
  • moderate
  • negligent
  • passive
  • phlegmatic
  • plodding
  • ponderous
  • postponing
  • procrastinating
  • quiet
  • reluctant
  • remiss
  • slack
  • sleepy
  • slothful
  • slow-going
  • slow-moving
  • slow-paced
  • sluggish
  • snaillike
  • stagnant
  • supine
  • torpid
  • tortoiselike
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How to use slow footed in a sentence

It was no wonder that he felt quite at home in the duck-pond, which was made for web-footed folk.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
“The sepoys have come in from Meerut,” he announced with the slow tick of the earliest form of apparatus.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
It is not surprising after this to learn that some children are slow in seizing the representative character of acting.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
And he was not slow to notice that his visitor looked fatter each time he saw him.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Orellana was very warmly received by armed swift-footed females, which originated the fanciful name Amazonia.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
This is a slow process, but earnest hearts and united minds will render it a sure one.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
I believe so, and I make it a point both with my pupils and myself to practice slow motions.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
It is much easier to strike quickly than slowly, but practice in the slow movement will develop both muscular and nervous power.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
This is one of the truths which sloth, rapacity and extravagance are slow to learn, yet which they cannot safely ignore.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
She said she was, but she started awful slow, and kinda peered back, and up to the hall.
ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
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