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See definition of sluggishly on Dictionary.com
  • as indully
  • as inflatly
  • as inheavily
  • as inlanguidly
  • as inleisurely
  • as insleepily

synonyms for sluggishly

  • densely
  • dimly
  • lethargically
  • listlessly
  • obtusely
  • slowly
  • blandly
  • dully
  • lifelessly
  • monotonously
  • unemotionally
  • unenthusiastically
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How to use sluggishly in a sentence

Tweet us a question or commentAfter a surprisingly sluggish weekend for polling, the floodgates have opened, with a mix of high-quality polls, low-quality polls and pretty much everything in between.
WE HAVE A LOT OF NEW POLLS, BUT THERE’S LITTLE SIGN OF THE PRESIDENTIAL RACE TIGHTENINGNATE SILVER (NRSILVER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 28, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Mail-in voting has been relatively sluggish in West Virginia so far, but in-person turnout appeared strong throughout the day in the Mountain State’s population hubs.
WEST VIRGINIA VOTERS BUSTLE TO THE POLLS ON THE FIRST DAY OF IN-PERSON EARLY VOTINGDEREK HAWKINS, MOLLY BORNOCTOBER 21, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Wood believes Polkadot is a superior alternative to Ethereum that avoids the latter’s sluggish processing times, while offering an easy way to connect to other blockchains.
THE BLOCKCHAIN INDUSTRY FACES A MOMENT OF TRUTH AS HIGH-PROFILE PROJECTS GO LIVEJEFFOCTOBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
This scarcity of food tends to make organisms evolve small, efficient forms, making many low-living sharks relatively sluggish and slight.
COULD AN ANCIENT MEGASHARK STILL LURK IN THE DEEP SEAS?BY RILEY BLACKOCTOBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Given the sluggish pace of phone sales over the past few years, the arrival of a next-generation iPhone has been expected to trigger a robust upgrade cycle.
HERE’S HOW TO GET A FREE APPLE 5G IPHONEVERNE KOPYTOFFOCTOBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
The very stream that went through it flowed sluggishly along, and as if it hadn't any particular object in life.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
The canoe rose a little and rolled over sluggishly, two-thirds full of water.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
The charge had passed through his chest, and the blood was trickling forth sluggishly.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
The yacht hung upon the waves sluggishly, so close in upon the reefs that the spray, dashing over, wetted the boys aboard.
THE RIVAL CAMPERS AFLOATRUEL PERLEY SMITH
They were turning out from the public-house below when at last I rose sluggishly and began to prepare for bed.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE EVIDENCEOLIVER ONIONS
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WORDS RELATED TO SLUGGISHLY

  • densely
  • dimly
  • lethargically
  • listlessly
  • obtusely
  • slowly
  • sluggishly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.