Synonyms for slowing
- anchor it
- bog down
- cut back
- cut down
- ease off
- ease up
- hit the brakes
- hold back
- hold up
- keep waiting
- let down flaps
- lose speed
- lose steam
- reduce speed
- rein in
- set back
- wind down
Antonyms for slowing
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SLOWING
But the great ship was slowing; it came on, but its wild speed was checked.
The result was that I discovered my perception of time was slowing down.
When I was sure he was slowing up I put on the other drag and drew him closer.
The train, slowing to a stop at a tank station, jarred to a standstill.
Slowing their speed to less than fifty times that of light, they drove on.
I said, "Westy, we're slowing down; it feels kind of funny; do you notice?"
The train was slowing down at the signal tower, and finally stopped there.
It was slowing up as they watched, and presently came to a standstill.
He looked at her steadily for a moment, slowing his pace and fixing her with his eye.
It even seemed to me as I gazed that it was slowing down, out of spite.