Definition of slowpoke in English:

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slowpoke

Pronunciation: /ˈslōˌpōk/

noun

North American informal
A person who acts or moves slowly: we were yelling for the slowpokes to catch up
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  • When that happens, traditional news media look like slowpokes.
  • This is the third successive match now that he has come, played like a slowpoke and ruined India's runrate.
  • I'm famished too and was just waiting on you slowpokes.
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