What does slowly mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slowly, slow, easy, tardily(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"

  2. lento, slowly(adverb)

    in music

    "Play this lento, please"

Wiktionary

  1. slowly(Adverb)

    At a slow pace

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slowly(adverb)

    in a slow manner; moderately; not rapidly; not early; not rashly; not readly; tardly

Freebase

  1. Slowly

    Slowly is an EP by UK musician Tom Fox.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'slowly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1264

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'slowly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2729

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'slowly' in Adverbs Frequency: #121

How to pronounce slowly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say slowly in sign language?

  1. slowly

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slowly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slowly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of slowly in a Sentence

  1. Van Beurden:

    We'll be aligned with society's progress but we will not be tied to an approach that potentially moves too quickly or too slowly to this transition.

  2. Chinese Proverb:

    Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

  3. Alex Mitcham:

    We are slowly updating 40-year old infrastructure.

  4. Anna Ricoy:

    It's a recurrent drought that year after year is slowly eroding the livelihoods of small farmers. It's a silent disaster.

  5. Sam Evans:

    It has slowly been eroding and it finally let go.

Images & Illustrations of slowly

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