Slowness

  • 1Slowness — Slow ness, n. The quality or state of being slow. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2slowness — index delay, hesitation, languor, opacity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3Slowness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Slowness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 slowness slowness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 languor languor &c.(inactivity) 683 Sgm: N 1 drawl drawl Sgm: N 1 creeping creeping &c. >V. lentor …

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  • 4slowness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Quality of taking a relatively long time Nouns 1. slowness, languor, inactivity; leisureliness; retardation; slackening; delay, lateness; walk, stroll, saunter, snail s pace, jog trot, dogtrot; slow… …

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  • 5slowness — slow ► ADJECTIVE 1) moving or capable of moving only at a low speed. 2) lasting or taking a long time. 3) (of a clock or watch) showing a time earlier than the correct time. 4) not prompt to understand, think, or learn. 5) uneventful; showing… …

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  • 6slowness — noun see slow I …

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  • 7slowness — See slowly. * * * …

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  • 8slowness — noun a) The quality or state of being slow. b) 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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  • 9slowness — Synonyms and related words: Fabian policy, Micawberism, acedia, afterthought, amble, antipathy, apathy, aridity, asininity, averseness, aversion, backwardness, barrenness, bind, block, blockage, blockishness, bloodlessness, boobishness,… …

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  • 10slowness — slow·ness || sləʊnɪs n. quality of being slow; quality of being unhurried; slow wittedness, lack of intelligence; tediousness, dullness …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 11slowness — snowless …

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  • 12slowness — slow·ness …

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  • 13slowness — noun 1. unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑awkwardness, ↑clumsiness, ↑ineptness, ↑ineptitude, ↑maladroitness • Derivationally related forms: ↑slow, ↑ …

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  • 14Slowness (novel) — infobox Book | name = Slowness image caption = author = Milan Kundera cover artist = Suzanne Noli country = France language = French genre = Novel publisher = Harper Perennial release date = 1993 media type = Print (Hardback Paperback) pages =… …

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  • 15The Discovery of Slowness — Infobox Book name = The Discovery of Slowness title orig = Die Entdeckung der Langsamkeit translator = Ralph Freedman image caption = author = Sten Nadolny illustrator = cover artist = country = language = German series = subject = genre =… …

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  • 16Hey Gyp (Dig the Slowness) — Infobox Song Name =Hey Gyp (Dig the Slowness) Border = Caption = Type =B side to Turquoise Artist =Donovan alt Artist = Album = Published =1965 Released =30 October 1965 track no = Recorded =October 1965, Peer Music, Denmark Street, London,… …

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  • 17cause to move with undue slowness — index hold up (delay) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 18snowless — slowness …

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  • 19retardation — Slowness or limitation of development. intrauterine growth r. SYN: fetal growth restriction. mental r. subaverage general intellectual functioning that originates during the developmental period and is associated with impairment in adaptive… …

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  • 20bradyphagia — Slowness in eating. [brady + G. phago, to eat] * * * brady·pha·gia (brad″ĭ faґjə) [brady + phagia] abnormal slowness in eating …

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