Synonyms for Slowing:


slowing (noun)
deceleration, retardation.


slowing (verb)
hindering, Trudging, lingering, plodding, dawdling, crawling, dragging, Retarding, Loitering, Delaying, poking, creeping.

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Other relevant words:
deceleration, retardation.

Usage examples for slowing

  1. Swan climbed swiftly, seeming to take no thought of where he put his feet, yet never once slipping or slowing – Sawtooth Ranch by B. M. Bower
  2. 11. The baby's heart beat must be carefully and constantly watched; sudden slowing means that the treatment must be discontinued and the child delivered as soon as possible; even then, difficulty may be experienced in getting the baby's breathing started after it is born. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler