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Synonyms for slowing
slow·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deceleration, slowing, retardationnoun

    a decrease in rate of change

    "the deceleration of the arms race"

    Synonyms:
    slowness, subnormality, slowdown, mental retardation, retardant, backwardness, lag, deceleration, retardent, retardation

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "slowing":

    slowdown, downturn, slow-down, slows, slow, deceleration

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2901slow
#14447lag
#18653slowing
#19789retardation
#24072slows
#24932slowdown
#28176downturn
#34337retardant
#49607deceleration
#53531slowness
#96428backwardness
#323868retardent

How to use slowing in a sentence?

  1. Jim Sisco:

    John's experience at eBay and PayPal illustrate that Nike's focus is on increasing profits by integrating digital marketing and other technologies into their operations. Improving their corporate culture is an afterthought, which only comes up when an incident like the Salazar crisis occurs... John was brought in to help Nike thrive in this new environment, which shows no signs of slowing.

  2. Zhou Weibiao:

    You are eating the same amount of starch and wheat flour, so the nutritional value is the same. The key idea here is slowing down the energy release, so you use those calories over a longer period of time.

  3. Jose Sanchez:

    While the numbers are still stabilizing, I can report that in the first three weeks we have seen somewhat of a slowing down of the number of shots fired, number of shooting victims and the number of homicides compared to the same period last year.

  4. Andy Lipow:

    The IEA report is tempering any price rise that we might see from Tropical Storm Barry because the market continues to stumble under the weight of slowing economic growth.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    I think we're slowing things down in a smart way. But the goal has always been the same. To be able to leave Syria and make sure ISIS never comes back.

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