slow up

Definitions of slow up
  1. verb
    lose velocity; move more slowly
    synonyms: decelerate, retard, slow, slow down
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    Antonyms:
    accelerate, quicken, speed, speed up
    move faster
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    slow, slow down
    cause to proceed more slowly
    delay, detain, hold up
    cause to be slowed down or delayed
    bog, bog down
    cause to slow down or get stuck
    clog, constipate
    impede with a clog or as if with a clog
    stonewall
    engage in delaying tactics or refuse to cooperate
    catch
    delay or hold up; prevent from proceeding on schedule or as planned
    stall
    deliberately delay an event or action
    buy time
    act so as to delay an event or action in order to gain an advantage
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    decrease, diminish, fall, lessen
    decrease in size, extent, or range
  2. verb
    become slow or slower
    synonyms: slack, slacken, slow, slow down
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    type of:
    weaken
    become weaker
  3. verb
    cause to proceed more slowly
    synonyms: slow, slow down
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    types:
    bog, bog down
    cause to slow down or get stuck
    clog, constipate
    impede with a clog or as if with a clog
    type of:
    decelerate, retard, slow, slow down
    lose velocity; move more slowly
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