Übersetzung von “slow” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

slow

adjectiveslow /sloʊ/
≠fast, quick; not done, happening, moving, or working quickly
lent/lente

a slow bus
un bus lent

Progress on the building was slow.
L'avancement des travaux de construction était lent.

slow economic growth
la croissance économique lente

People were slow to understand the problem.
Les gens ont mis du temps à comprendre le problème.
not busy or exciting
routinier/-ière

a slow day at work
une journée routinière au travail
(of a watch or clock) showing a time that is earlier than the actual time
qui retarde

Is that clock slow?
Est-ce que cette horloge retarde ?
informal less intelligent than the average person
lent/lente

He's a little slow.
Il est un peu lent.

slow

verb transitive-intransitiveslow /sloʊ/ ( slow down )
to happen, go, or work with less speed, or to make sth do this
(se) ralentir

The storm slowed down as it came into land.
La tempête s'est ralentie en arrivant dans les terres.

The waves slowed the boat's progress.
Les vagues ont ralenti la progression du bateau.
to grow or develop at a slower rate, or to make sth do this
(se) ralentir

Business slowed down in March.
Les affaires se sont ralenties en mars.

Will the government attempt to slow economic growth?
Le gouvernement tentera-t-il de ralentir la croissance économique ?

slow

adverbslow [ sloʊ ]
=slowly; at a slow speed
lentement

Walk a little slower, please.
Marchez un peu plus lentement, s'il vous plaît.

(Übersetzung von “slow” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

slow

adjective /sləu/

not fast; not moving quickly; taking a long time

lent
a slow train
The service at that restaurant is very slow
He was very slow to offer help.

(of a clock etc) showing a time earlier than the actual time; behind in time

en retard (de)
My watch is five minutes slow.

not clever; not quick at learning

lent
He’s particularly slow at arithmetic.
slowly adverb

lentement
He slowly opened his eyes
He drove home slowly.
slowness noun

lenteur
slow motion

movement which is slower than normal or actual movement especially as a special effect in films

ralenti
Let’s watch it, in slow motion.
slow down/up

to make or become slower

ralentir
The police were warning drivers to slow down
The fog was slowing up the traffic.

(Übersetzung von “slow” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)