slow down

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Synonyms for slow down

become slow or slower

Related Words

cause to proceed more slowly

reduce the speed of

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

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The industry is set to slow down next year over the sharp fall in oil revenues and rapid regulatory changes.
Many leaders are exhausted from both carrying the torch and beating the bushes for support/ future leadership Slow down and show you care.
Even her mom has been warning her to slow down but Kim's been on a hormone high, she's been using up her energy on working and not leaving much for the baby.
But, yellow signal means the vehicle has to slow down.
The winning designs will be used on road signs outside the schools to remind drivers to slow down.
Prof Robert West, director of tobacco studies at the Cancer Research UK health behaviour centre, said: "As the country tightens its financial belt, we've seen the number of smokers trying to quit slow down.
IT'S HARD TO slow down when you are in a duck blind or a goose pit with other shooters.
A friendly workman advised me to slow down in your condition.
The growth rate) has slowed down and it's continuing to slow down, which is actually great news when you look at health care costs,'' said Stan Rosenstein, deputy director of Medi-Cal Care Services in the state's Health and Human Services agency.
power reactors, water is used to slow down the neutrons so that they can be effectively captured by the uranium nuclei and this process can proceed.
Good teachers already know the information that they're teaching, but they slow down to explain it to you.
I think it's perfectly sensible if I'm heading, at something like the speed limit, towards a vague scene of smoke, flame, sirens and flashing lights to slow down a bit.
Greenspan has discovered that it's no longer as easy to slow down housing as it used to be, and the Fed has run into difficulty in taking some of the steam out of a boom that it believes has been running too hot and cannot be sustained.
Basically, you need to speed up, slow down, or go at a medium pace according to how many points you need and the time and yards remaining.
Many people opt to slow down without feeling part of a global campaign.