Thesaurus / slowing

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The slowing down of the engines brought the three airmen on deck.

Billy Barcroft, R.N.A.S.Percy F. Westerman

The cars banged and rattled, slowing with jarred couplings and rolling on when the driving wheels gripped.

The Girl From Keller'sHarold Bindloss

There were convulsive movements of the head and wings, slowing of the respiration, and death in ten minutes.

Red Rose plunged violently and when she steadied, the passenger boat was slowing near the pier.

Wyndham's PalHarold Bindloss

Accordingly, he slackened his own speed, but very gradually, for he was too wise to risk disaster by slowing down too suddenly.

Slowing down I rode up to the circle of frenzied dogs and excited men.

She felt him turning, slowing, the yells burst hideously in her ears.

His years multiplied, but there was no slowing down of energy and contriving strategy.

Charles Lewis CockeWilliam Robert Lee Smith

She left the doorstep and walked with him to the stable, Lance leading his horse and slowing his pace to match her weary steps.

Rim o' the WorldB. M. Bower

The destroyers, slowing down so that they would not arrive ahead of time, started for the designated spot.

The Victory At SeaWilliam Sowden Sims

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