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adjective as in unintelligent

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I notice he moves at a slightly slower pace than everyone else, and keeps his gestures compact.

It's not that the process is going slower than expected, we've always anticipated it would take some time.

Gaga is especially convincing at slower tempos, and this is where weaknesses in phrasing are typically most exposed.

There is no doubt Obama has issued executive orders at a pace slower than most presidents in recent history.

I realized quite early on that it would be different in that respect—a slower tempo.

“Never mind that,” Jessie flung back over her shoulder, and still breathing easily as she set a slower stroke.

Moreover, he continued his swift course, always approaching and tending to overtake the slower bodies that preceded him, viz.

Well, the slower we go, the better the faith will be propagated, and the more you will amuse yourself.

Slower and slower grew his respiration, wider the interval between the long, deep breaths.

During the 2nd century progress was perhaps slower, hindered doubtless by the repeated risings in the north.


On this page you'll find 157 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to slower, such as: heavy, gradual, quiet, lackadaisical, passive, and stagnant.

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