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Definitions of slow:
  • verb:   become slow or slower
    Example: "Production slowed"
  • verb:   cause to proceed more slowly
    Example: "The illness slowed him down"
  • verb:   lose velocity; move more slowly
  • adjective:   not moving quickly; taking a comparatively long time
    Example: "A slow walker"
  • adjective:   at a slow tempo
    Example: "The band played a slow waltz"
  • adjective:   (used of timepieces) indicating a time earlier than the correct time
    Example: "The clock is slow"
  • adjective:   (of business) not active or brisk
    Example: "Business is dull (or slow)"
  • adjective:   so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
  • adjective:   slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity
    Example: "Worked with the slow students"
  • adverb:   without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly')
    Example: "He spoke slowly"
  • adverb:   of timepieces
    Example: "The clock is almost an hour slow"

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See slow used in context: 100 poetry verses, 46 Shakespeare works, 1 Mother Goose rhyme, 13 Bible passages, 233 definitions

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