Definition of “slowly” - English Dictionary


“slowly” in English

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uk /ˈsləʊ.li/ us /ˈsloʊ.li/

A2 at a slow speed:

Could you please speak more slowly?
slowly but surely

carefully, in order to avoid problems:

Slowly but surely we made our way down the muddy hillside.

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(Definition of “slowly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)