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Wiktionary3.3 / 3 votes

  1. slowlyadverb

    Antonyms:
    quickly

  2. slowlyadverb

    Antonyms:
    quickly

Princeton's WordNet4.5 / 2 votes

  1. slowly, slow, easy, tardilyadverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    easily, tardily, behind, soft, easy, lento, late, belatedly, slow

    Antonyms:
    rapidly, speedily, quickly, chop-chop, apace

  2. lento, slowlyadverb

    in music

    "Play this lento, please"

    Synonyms:
    easy, tardily, slow, lento

    Antonyms:
    apace, speedily, quickly, chop-chop, rapidly

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. despacito

    Submitted by rinat on August 11, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database5.0 / 2 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "slowly":

    slow, sluggishly, gradually, gently, softly, easy, lenta, progressively

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#621easy
#1231late
#1531behind
#1949easily
#2052soft
#2901slow
#5074slowly
#9033gradually
#9515gently
#15886softly
#21326progressively
#74277belatedly
#115134lento
#165704lenta
#176063sluggishly
#327435tardily

How to use slowly in a sentence?

  1. Paul Coughlin:

    We started out selling 45 cases a month. This July we moved over 400 cases, our game plan was to grow slowly and let booze age before it was sold.

  2. Baelyn Schwab:

    Slowly watching her deteriorate like that, like her muscles, she would start shaking, and she had a hard time sitting up, and she couldn't hold her head up, and just watching her go through that was like,' this is not my kid,' like, am I ever even going to get her back ?

  3. Gene Munster:

    The long-term growth outlook is upbeat, as Amazon slowly takes away traditional retail's last competitive advantage - instant gratification - and rides the AWS cloud secular growth theme.

  4. Chinese Proverb:

    Be not afraid of going slowly; be only afraid of standing still.

  5. Tim Courtney:

    Earnings are growing but very slowly. The market's biggest concern is the lack of top-line growth and where that growth is going to come from.


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