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

synonyms for sluggishly

  • languidly
  • lazily
  • at one's convenience
  • at one's leisure
  • calmly
  • comfortably
  • composedly
  • deliberately
  • dilatorily
  • easily
  • gradually
  • inactively
  • indolently
  • laggardly
  • langorously
  • lethargically
  • lingeringly
  • listlessly
  • slowly
  • taking one's time
  • tardily
  • torpidly
  • with delay
  • without haste
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antonyms for sluggishly

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  • hectically
  • hurriedly
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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.
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          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.
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          The very stream that went through it flowed sluggishly along, and as if it hadn't any particular object in life.
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          The canoe rose a little and rolled over sluggishly, two-thirds full of water.
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          The charge had passed through his chest, and the blood was trickling forth sluggishly.
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          The yacht hung upon the waves sluggishly, so close in upon the reefs that the spray, dashing over, wetted the boys aboard.
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          They were turning out from the public-house below when at last I rose sluggishly and began to prepare for bed.
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          WORDS RELATED TO SLUGGISHLY

          • densely
          • dimly
          • lethargically
          • listlessly
          • obtusely
          • slowly
          • sluggishly
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