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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 film is very slow.
The weeks after Christmas are usually fairly slow in most shops.
I'm trying to call everyone on the list, but it's been slow going.
We have been slow off the mark in spotting this business opportunity.
This is the British English definition of slow. View American English definition of slow.