Definitions for slow down

Definitions for (verb) slow down

Main entry: unbend, loosen up, decompress, unwind, relax, slow down

Definition: become less tense, rest, or take one's ease

Usage: He relaxed in the hot tub; Let's all relax after a hard day's work

Main entry: slow down, decelerate

Definition: reduce the speed of

Usage: He slowed down the car

Main entry: retard, slow, slow down, slow up, decelerate

Definition: lose velocity; move more slowly

Usage: The car decelerated

Main entry: slack, slacken, slow, slow down, slow up

Definition: become slow or slower

Usage: Production slowed

Main entry: slow, slow down, slow up

Definition: cause to proceed more slowly

Usage: The illness slowed him down

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