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slow

verb: lose velocity; move more slowly; "The car decelerated"

verb: become slow or slower; "Production slowed"

verb: cause to proceed more slowly; "The illness slowed him down"

adj: not moving quickly; taking a comparatively long time; "a slow walker"; "the slow lane of traffic"; "her steps were slow"; "he was slow in reacting to the news"; "slow but steady growth"

adj: at a slow tempo; "the band played a slow waltz"

adj: slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials make some really dumb decisions"; "he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse"; "worked with the slow students"

adj: (used of timepieces) indicating a time earlier than the correct time; "the clock is slow"

adj: so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; "a boring evening with uninteresting people"; "the deadening effect of some routine tasks"; "a dull play"; "his competent but dull performance"; "a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention"; "what an irksome task the writing of long letters is"- Edmund Burke; "tedious days on the train"; "the tiresome chirping of a cricket"- Mark Twain; "other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome"

adj: (of business) not active or brisk; "business is dull (or slow)"; "a sluggish market"

adv: without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly'); "he spoke slowly"; "go easy here--the road is slippery"; "glaciers move tardily"; "please go slow so I can see the sights"

adv: of timepieces; "the clock is almost an hour slow"; "my watch is running behind"


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slow

Length: 4 letters

Scrabble value: 7

Words with Friends value: 8

Literati value: 7

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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