Antonyms

1. slow-moving

adjective. moving slowly.

Antonyms

  • sudden

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2. moving

adjective. ['ˈmuːvɪŋ'] in motion.

Synonyms

  • aflare
  • wriggly
  • mobile
  • fast-flying
  • blown
  • ahorseback
  • motion
  • ahorse
  • wriggling
  • flaring
  • vibratory
  • writhing
  • wiggly
  • restless
  • self-propelled
  • automotive
  • afoot
  • flying
  • kinetic
  • self-propelling
  • awheel

Antonyms

  • motionlessness
  • immobile
  • settled
  • unchangeable

3. moving

adjective. ['ˈmuːvɪŋ'] arousing or capable of arousing deep emotion.

Synonyms

  • poignant
  • touching
  • heartwarming
  • impressive
  • haunting
  • emotional
  • affecting
  • soul-stirring
  • stirring

Antonyms

  • unemotional
  • unmoving
  • unimpressive
  • unlighted

4. slow

adjective. ['ˈsloʊ'] not moving quickly; taking a comparatively long time.

Synonyms

  • laggard
  • pokey
  • drawn-out
  • slow-moving
  • unhurried
  • bumper-to-bumper
  • sulky
  • lazy
  • fastness
  • long-playing
  • sluggish
  • gradual
  • poky
  • long-play
  • swiftness
  • dilatory

Antonyms

  • fast
  • hurried
  • impatient
  • light

Etymology

  • slaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. slow

verb. ['ˈsloʊ'] lose velocity; move more slowly.

Synonyms

  • diminish
  • slow down
  • slow up
  • retard
  • decrease
  • lessen
  • fall
  • decelerate
  • hold up
  • delay

Antonyms

  • increase
  • accelerate
  • lengthen
  • crescendo

Etymology

  • slaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. slow

adjective. ['ˈsloʊ'] at a slow tempo.

Synonyms

  • lentissimo
  • largo
  • moderato
  • larghetto
  • andante
  • lento
  • larghissimo

Antonyms

  • good-natured
  • busy
  • movableness
  • looseness

Etymology

  • slaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. slow

adverb. ['ˈsloʊ'] without speed (slow' is sometimes used informally forslowly').

Synonyms

  • easy
  • slowly

Antonyms

  • free
  • inflate
  • stretch

Etymology

  • slaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. slow

verb. ['ˈsloʊ'] become slow or slower.

Synonyms

  • slow down
  • slow up
  • slacken
  • weaken

Antonyms

  • tense
  • maximise
  • maximize
  • escalate

Etymology

  • slaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. slow

adjective. ['ˈsloʊ'] slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity.

Synonyms

  • dense
  • stupid
  • dumb
  • dim
  • dull

Antonyms

  • acceleration
  • decelerate
  • cosmopolitan
  • short

Etymology

  • slaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. slow

verb. ['ˈsloʊ'] cause to proceed more slowly.

Synonyms

  • slow down
  • bog
  • slow up
  • retard
  • bog down
  • clog
  • decelerate

Antonyms

  • strengthening
  • appreciation
  • classification
  • inflation

Etymology

  • slaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word slow-moving


1. Noun Phrase
It is also slow moving, so packing for a train trip, particularly an extended one, requires a little forward thinking.

2. Noun Phrase
As a carcinoma, this type of cancer is malignant and often returns after removal, however, it's slow moving, and usually found before it's had an opportunity to spread.

3. Noun Phrase
This cancer is generally very slow moving, so men who are diagnosed later in life usually experience death from causes other than the cancer.

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