Associations to the word «Slowly»


SLOWLY, adverb. At a slow pace.
SLOWLY BUT SURELY, adverb. (idiomatic) In a slow, yet careful manner.

Dictionary definition

SLOWLY, adverb. Without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly'); "he spoke slowly"; "go easy here--the road is slippery"; "glaciers move tardily"; "please go slow so I can see the sights".
SLOWLY, adverb. In music; "Play this lento, please".

Wise words

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