Hindi translation of slow
slowPowered by COBUILD /sləʊ स्लअउ/
Word forms: slower, slowest, slows, slowing, slowed
Definitions and Translations
Something that is slow moves, happens, or is done without much speed.
⇒ The traffic is heavy and slow. ⇒ ...slow, regular breathing. ⇒ Getting a passport can be a slow process.
Derived formsslowly adverb
⇒ Chris backed slowly away. ⇒ My love for her slowly began to die.
slowness uncountable noun
धीमी गति nf
⇒ The hours passed with painful slowness.
2. transitive or intransitive verb
If something slows, or if you slow it, it starts to move or happen more slowly.
धीमा करना या चाल कम करना/धीमा होना
⇒ She suddenly slowed the car.
3. adjective after link verb
If someone is slow to do something or slow in doing something, they do it after a delay.
⇒ The government was slow to react to the crisis. ⇒ I've been a bit slow in making up my mind.
If you describe a situation, place, or activity as slow, you mean that it is not very exciting.
⇒ The island is too slow for her liking.
If a clock or watch is slow, it shows a time that is earlier than the correct time.
Someone who is slow is not very clever and takes a long time to understand things.
If something slows down, or if you slow it down, it starts to move or happen more slowly.
चाल कम या धीमी करना या होना
⇒ The car slowed down. ⇒ We cannot stop Venice sinking eventually, but we can slow the process down.
If someone slows down, they become less active.
⇒ He may be 72, but Waterhouse shows no signs of slowing down.
3. → see also slowdown
Slow up means the same as slow down 1.
चाल कम या धीमी करना या होना
⇒ The new working methods have slowed up the system.
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Example Sentences Including 'slow'
Luís sat outside on the verandah in the January cold, staring at the slow , grey heave of the Atlantic.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Impatient with her slow response, he kicked her again, throwing her backwards against the wall.TREASON KEEP (2001)
He fought them in a panic, till he realized where he was and his heart began to slow from its frenzied pumping.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
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'slow' in Other Languages
- Arabic: بَطِيء
- Brazilian Portuguese: devagar
- Chinese: 缓慢的
- Croatian: spor spora
- Czech: pomalý
- Danish: langsom
- Dutch: langzaam
- European Spanish: lento lenta
- Finnish: hidas
- French: lent
- German: langsam
- Greek: αργός αργή
- Italian: lento lenta
- Japanese: 遅い
- Korean: 느린
- Norwegian: langsom
- Polish: powolny powolna
- Portuguese: devagar
- Romanian: lent lent, lentă, lenți, lente
- Russian: медленный медленная
- Spanish: lento lenta
- Swedish: långsam långsamt
- Thai: ช้า
- Turkish: yavaş
- Ukrainian: повільний
- Vietnamese: chậm chạp
Translation of slow from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary