slow

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Pronunciation

Adjective

Positive
slow

Comparative
slower

Superlative
slowest

A snail's movement is slow
  1. Something is slow if it takes a long time to move. It is not fast. <> a hankali, da hankali ba da sauri ba; mai jinkiri.
    A snail is a very slow animal. It moves slowly <> Dodon koɗi na da matuƙar jinkiri. A hankali suke tafiya..
  2. If something is slow, it does not happen in a short time. <> mai ɗaukar lokaci.
  3. If someone is slow, it takes them a while to understand something. <> mai samun wahala wajen koyo.

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Verb

Plain form (yanzu)
slow

3rd-person singular (ana cikin yi)
slows

Past tense (ya wuce)
slowed

Past participle (ya wuce)
slowed

Present participle (ana cikin yi)
slowing

  1. (transitive) If you slow someone or something, he, she, or it does not move as quickly as he, she, or it did before; you lower the speed of something. <> jinkirta; sa abu tafiya da hankali ba da sauri ba.
  2. (intransitive) If you slow, you do not progress as quickly as you did before.

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