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a long slow walk to the top of the hill
A slow smile spread across her face.
Selecting the best candidate is a slow process.
Progress has been painfully slow.
I need a new laptop – this one’s really slow.
My boss is always slow to tell us about changes in the schedule.
They’re usually pretty slow in returning my phone calls.
My teachers thought I was a slow learner.
Adrian is a bit slow.
The first part of the movie is very slow.
The weeks after Christmas are usually fairly slow in most stores.
This is the American English definition of slow. View British English definition of slow.
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