sluggish


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Synonyms for sluggish

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characterized by reduced economic activity

lacking mental and physical alertness and activity

resistant to exertion and activity

Synonyms for sluggish

moving slowly

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(of business) not active or brisk

slow and apathetic

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Tokyo stocks plunged more than 6 percent Wednesday as investors became increasingly jittery about sluggish U.S.
Global growth was sluggish and precarious, but it did not have to be this way because some of this is self-inflicted, according to the report.
The Model S sales, on the other hand, is indeed sluggish but the report pointed out that the car is not 10 years old but is in fact, 7 years old.
This represents a sluggish CAGR growth during the assessment period 2017-2026.
Summary: The global motorcycle riding gloves market is slated to touch a value of nearly US$ 104 Mn in the year 2022 and grow at a sluggish CAGR during the assessment period.
The primary reason for domestic sales attrition could be attributable to a decline in the government's expenditure, sluggish GDP growth, rising inflation and interest rates.
Index finishes flat on sluggish trades !-- -- Iris Gonzales (The Philippine Star) - April 4, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Trading turned sluggish yesterday, leaving the main composite index virtually flat at 7,895.06 points, or just 0.20 percent higher than Tuesday's closing rates.
- Diyala protestors have made a funeral march of three symbolic coffins reflecting public money, voters' voices and sluggish projects.
The remittances sent home by overseas Pakistani workers have remained sluggish mainly due to global economic slowdown, particularly in the Middle Eastern region where majority of the Pakistanis reside.
ISLAMABAD -- Senior Superintendent of Police (Operations) Waqar Uddin Syed has directed all police officials to follow merit policy in true letter and spirit during their professional tasks and take strict action against those involved in sluggish policing.
GLASGOW head coach Dave Rennie has revealed Ali Price was sluggish and overweight when he returned to the squad after the Six Nations.
The figure has also declined for three months in a row, adding more woes to the nation's prolonged sluggish job market.
The bank said that a sluggish dollar and sluggish fixed income trading impacted investment banking revenues.
Barkley Sluggish Cognitive Tempo Scale: Children and Adolescents (BSCTS-CA)