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English definition of “sluggish”

sluggish

adjective     /ˈslʌɡ.ɪʃ/
moving or operating more slowly than usual and with less energy or power : A heavy lunch makes me sluggish in the afternoon . Something is wrong with the car - the engine feels a bit sluggish. The housing market has been very sluggish these past few years .Slow and moving slowly sluggishly     /-li/ adverb Slow and moving slowly sluggishness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Slow and moving slowly
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