Part of speech:
A decrease in velocity
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or minor interval) by a semitone.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To reduce the speed of with or as if with a brake.
To cut short; reduce; abridge
To retard or obstruct the progress of.
To qualify is to be entitled to something or to fit the requirements of something, or to modify or soften a statement or action.
To interfere with action or progress.
(Archaic) To retain or withhold (payment or property, for example).
To put or maintain in order:
To act or move slowly; put off an action or a decision.
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
To make suitable, desirable, or free from excess by mingling with something else; reduce in intensity, esp. by the admixture of some other quality; moderate; assuage; mollify
To decrease is defined as to make something smaller or fewer or to become smaller or fewer.
(Sports) In golf, to hit (a putt) so that it stops a short way from the hole and can then be tapped in.
To employ delaying tactics:
Tarry is defined as to delay, be late or wait.
To subside is to lessen, to become inactive or to sink to lower levels.
To relax is defined as to become calm, to loosen, or to calm down.
To become more distant, and hence indistinct
To postpone or delay needlessly.
To put into a hamper.
To think carefully and often slowly, as about a choice to be made.
In a quiet manner
To spend (time) idly
To bring forward; move forward
To move forward against opposition
In or toward the future:
To move upwards.
To go upward; rise:
To detect automatically:
(Rare) To move in time; keep time
Hesitate is defined as to pause before deciding, acting or speaking.
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