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slow-going

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Definition of slow-going in English:

adjective

Lasting or taking a long time: our slow-going recovery counting of ballots was a slow-going process
More example sentences
  • The consonant-heavy, slow-going third line of the second stanza wasn't intentional.
  • Does this mean the game industry has settled in its ways too soon or does it indicate ample opportunities for future improvements, slow-going as they may be?
  • Kids raised on films of endless action might find this a bit slow-going at first, but the dogs are pretty irresistible and should win over even the more "jaded" viewers.

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