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English adverb: slowly

1. slowly without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly')

SamplesHe spoke slowly.
Go easy here--the road is slippery.
Glaciers move tardily.
Please go slow so I can see the sights.

Synonymseasy, slow, tardily

Domain usagecolloquialism

Antonymsapace, chop-chop, quickly, rapidly, speedily

2. slowly in music

SamplesPlay this lento, please.


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