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slowlyadverb

uk   /ˈsləʊ.li/  us   /ˈsloʊ-/
A2 at a ​slowspeed: Could you ​pleasespeak more slowly?slowly but surely carefully, in ​order to ​avoidproblems: Slowly but ​surely we made ​our way down the ​muddyhillside.

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(Definition of slowly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “slowly”
in Arabic بِبُطْء…
in Korean 천천히…
in Portuguese lentamente, devagar…
in Catalan lentament…
in Japanese ゆっくりと, 徐々に, だんだん…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缓慢地,慢吞吞地…
in Turkish yavaş yavaş, ağır ağır…
in Russian медленно…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緩慢地,慢吞吞地…
in Italian lentamente…
in Polish powoli, wolno…
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