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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
  1. Taking a long time to move or go a short distance, or to perform an action; not quick in motion; proceeding at a low speed.
    a slow train
  2. Not happening in a short time; spread over a comparatively long time.
    These changes in the heavens, though slow, produced Like change on sea and land, sidereal blast. --Milton
  3. Of reduced intellectual capacity; not quick to comprehend.
    John is very slow; he is ten seconds behind everybody else when it comes to math.
  4. Not hasty; not precipitate; lacking in promptness; acting with deliberation.
    He that is slow to wrath is of great understanding. --Prov. xiv. 29.
  5. Lacking spirit; deficient in liveliness or briskness.
  6. Not busy; lacking activity.
    It was a slow news day, so the editor asked us to make our articles wordier.
    I'm just sitting here with a desk of cards, enjoying a slow afternoon.

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