Slow synonyms

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Displaying little movement or activity; slow; inactive:
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(Computing theory) Employing lazy evaluation; not calculating results until they are immediately required.
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Slow in motion
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Slow or delayed in action.
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Slow in motion
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Peacefully quiet or inactive
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Causing or tending to cause delay; meant to gain time, defer action, etc.
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Occurring or developing slowly or by small increments:
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Showing little interest; apathetic:
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Slow in motion
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Having or suggesting a calm, sluggish temperament; unemotional or apathetic.
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Slow in motion
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Too dense or rich to digest easily:
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The definition of apathetic is someone who is not interested or doesn’t show any feeling or emotion.
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(Botany) Having stems that creep along the ground and root at intervals.
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The definition of imperceptible is not able to be imagined or so small that it can barely be seen.
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Selling in a relatively small quantity or at a slow rate, as merchandise, stocks, etc.
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Firm in loyalty:
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Not violent or rigorous; temperate; mild; gentle.
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Characterized by sloth; indolent; lazy
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Slow in motion
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Not in use or force; not functioning
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Being a period of time in which there is little or no activity:
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Of a person, weighing facts and arguments with a view to a choice or decision; carefully considering the probable consequences of a step; circumspect; slow in determining.
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Proceeding at a rate less than usual or desired
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(Electronics) Exhibiting no gain or contributing no energy:
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(Intransitive) To gradually decrease in intensity or tautness; to become slack.
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Pertaining to or resembling lead; heavy, grey, sluggish.
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The definition of supine is laying on the back facing upward or showing a feeling of indifference.
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Lacking in activity; not busy:
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Slow in motion
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To stand about without any aim or purpose; to stand about idly; to linger; to hang around.
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(Intransitive) To decelerate; to slow down.
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Resembling a snail or some aspect of one.
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Slow in starting
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The definition of tardy is slow moving, delayed or late.
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(Slang) Excellent, wonderful, delightful, etc.
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Careless in, or negligent about, attending to a task; lax in the performance of duty
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Having no interest in what is going on about one, as a result of illness, weariness, dejection, etc.; spiritless; languid
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Opposed in mind (to do something); unwilling; disinclined
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Slow in producing an effect
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Acting, proceeding, or done without haste; unhurried.
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Slow to heal, grow, or develop; inactive:
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Of or relating to the caution and avoidance of direct confrontation typical of the Roman general Quintus Fabius Maximus.
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Tired; feeling the need for sleep.
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Given to or characterized by neglect, especially habitual neglect:
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Slow in motion
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Slow in starting
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Slow in starting
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Lacking in intelligence or exhibiting the quality of having been done by someone lacking in intelligence.
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Present participle of linger.
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The definition of tiresome is something tedious, boring or exceedingly dull.
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To lower by winding something.
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Alternative spelling of rein in.
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The definition of comatose is when a person or animal is unconscious.
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(Obsolete) Completely blind.
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Not progressive; not contributing to progress.
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Deceleration; slowing down
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To be slowed down or stopped by a brake
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After a deadline has passed, past a designated time.
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without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly')
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Slow in producing an effect
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Slow in producing an effect
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Slow in producing an effect
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To cause to be later or slower than expected or desired.
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To cause to become slower
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of timepieces
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To reduce the rate of advancement of something, such as a disease
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(Idiomatic) Decelerate.
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(Idiomatic, colloquial) To slow, slow down, decelerate.
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To make something less severe or tense.
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Procrastinate is defined as to put something off to do at a later time.
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To act or speak evasively or hesitantly so as to deceive or delay
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(Intransitive, of something intense) to lessen
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To become more relaxed
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To reduce pressure; to become less serious
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To cause to become slower
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To bring down by cutting.
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(Intransitive with on) To reduce consumption.
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(Music) Describing a passage having this mark.
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The definition of bovine is like an ox or cow, or slow or dull.
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Causing constipation.
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Of, from, or pertaining to Elephantine or the Elephantine people.
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Showing lack of interest or spirit; listless; languid
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Lacking energy or disinclined to exert effort; listless:
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(Musical Direction) Very slow(ly)
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The definition of lethargic is being sluggish or having little energy.
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The definition of lumbering is a heavy or clumsy movement.
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Matter-of-fact; straightforward.
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Lasting for a long time or longer than expected or usual.
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Tiresome by reason of length, slowness, or dullness; boring.
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Not energetic; without energy.
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Arousing little or no interest; boring or uneventful.
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Not prepared, as for action or use
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(Physics, uncountable or countable) The property of a body that resists any change to its uniform motion; equivalent to its mass.
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Lethargy or lack of energy; fatigue.
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A state of extreme torpor or apathy, especially with lack of emotion or interest; loosely, sluggishness, laziness. [from 14th c.]
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Osmosis is defined as the distribution of liquid with a low concentration flowing through a membrane into an area with a higher concentration resulting in the concentrations being equal on both sides.
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A decrease in velocity
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(Physics) A unit, the reciprocal of velocity, that delineates the amount of time required for an object to travel a given distance.
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Reduced peristalsis of the intestines resulting in the retention of feces
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The property of being torpid.
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In a reverse manner or order.
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Present participle of bore.
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Present participle of drag.
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To put a hamper or fetter on; to shackle; to ensnare; to inveigle; hence, to impede in motion or progress; to embarrass; to encumber.
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To make difficult to accomplish; to frustrate, act as obstacle.
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To impede is defined as to block or temporarily keep something from going forward.
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Present participle of plod.
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To draw back, resulting in less of something behind
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Simple past tense and past participle of relax.
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(Intransitive, archaic) To gather simples, ie, medicinal herbs.
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To sit down slowly; settle down:
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(Idiomatic) To diminish or lessen gradually; to become smaller, slower, quieter, etc.
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(Intransitive) To delay; to be late or tardy in beginning or doing anything.
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Liable at any moment.
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That serves or is in attendance
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behind, late
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Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick.
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Rapid is defined as something that is fast or quick or that happens in a short time.
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Done in great haste:
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In or of the active voice
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Having a lot going on; complicated or intricate.
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Moving with speed, rapidity or swiftness, or capable of doing so; rapid; fast.
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Full of promise and hope; auspicious:
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The definition of intelligent is someone or something that is bright, informed or shows sound judgment.
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Having or showing intelligence; bright.
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Having cognizance; aware or informed (of something)
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(--- Physics) To change the velocity of.
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(Idiomatic, intransitive) To accelerate; to increase speed.
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Forward is defined as toward the front, or toward something in advance.
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To advance despite difficulty or opposition; press forward:
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To go forward; move ahead
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Alternative form of slowfooted.
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Low in spirits; depressed:
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Designating a time when one is not strictly attentive to business or affairs, or is absent from a post, and, hence, a time when affairs are not urgent.
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The definition of simple-minded is someone who is unsophisticated, foolish or mentally impaired.
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Lacking a keen or swift intellect, not too bright or not too swift.
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Weak or delicate; not strong or vigorous; esp., not able to endure hardship, as because of easy living
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Weak in intellectual power; wanting firmness or constancy; lacking intelligence; irresolute; vacillating; imbecile.
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(Psychology, now offensive) Having mental retardation, characterised by learning difficulties (specifically having an IQ below 70); now more generally, mentally deficient. [from 19th c.]
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Alternative spelling of weak-minded.
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To cause to be later or slower than expected or desired.
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(Idiomatic) To cost money, as.
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Opaque, with good contrast between light and dark areas. Used of a photographic negative.
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Dull or slow-witted:
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Lacking brightness or clearness, as a colour.
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Slow to understand or perceive; dull or insensitive
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so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; ; ; ; ; ; - Edmund Burke; ; - Mark Twain
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(Dated, US, Canada) Boring; not interesting or novel.
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Causing physical or mental fatigue; tedious or tiresome.
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without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly')
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A small meal between lunch and dinner in the late afternoon or early evening (about 3-5 p.m.), usually including tea or coffee with cookies, sometimes fruits, a salad or a light sandwich.
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Not active, alert, etc.; sluggish
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Not inclined; having a disinclination; being
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Hesitating or undecided; vacillating; doubtful
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Late or too late; tardy
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Slow in producing an effect
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The definition of stolid is a person who is unexcitable and not prone to showing lots of emotion or sensitivity.
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The definition of tame is something that is gentle, timid, or no longer wild and savage.
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To become gradually less intense, strong, etc.; wane; flag
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To become slower
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(Figuratively) To take opposite positions alternately; to assert and deny.
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To retard; to stop, detain, or hinder, for a time.
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Postpone is defined as to put off to or place in a later time.
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To increase the number of electrons of (an atom, element, or ion)
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To adjust (a mechanism) for accurate and proper functioning.
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To strengthen or toughen a material, especially metal, by heat treatment.
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To modify, limit, restrict or moderate something; especially to add conditions or requirements for an assertion to be true.
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(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
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(Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
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To cut short or reduce:
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Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
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To prevent (a person or group) from doing something or acting in a certain way.
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(Nautical) To take in part of a sail in order to adapt the size of the sail to the force of the wind.
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Procrastination; delay.
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Sloth is laziness or a lack of effort, or a slow-moving, tree-hanging mammal from Central and South America.
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behind
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Expected or required but not yet having come about:
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To keep from proceeding; delay or retard:
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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Rise is defined as to wake up, stand up, go to a higher place or increase in amount.
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To attach (an object) to a support.
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(Intransitive) To stop or pause respecting decision or action; to be in suspense or uncertainty as to a determination.
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The definition of sense is to perceive, or be aware of something.
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Characterized by reduced economic activity
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Having only a limited ability to learn and understand
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To contribute to the effectiveness or improvement of (something); improve or advance:
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To regulate (a mechanism) for a given speed or length of operation
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Not active but capable of renewed activity. Volcanoes that have erupted within historical times and are expected to erupt again are dormant.
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Being in a state of abeyance. [Mid 19th century.]
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(Physics) A potential field is an irrotational (static) field.
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Slow in producing an effect
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Coming, occurring, or accomplished quickly:
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Of or near the present time:
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Watchful and ready, as in facing danger
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Done with careful, steady effort; painstaking
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Energetic in application to work or study.
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