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slowly Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. adverb without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly')
    tardily; slow; easy.
    • he spoke slowly
    • go easy here--the road is slippery
    • glaciers move tardily
    • please go slow so I can see the sights
  2. adverb in music
    lento.
    • Play this lento, please
WordNet

Slow"ly adverb
Definitions
  1. In a slow manner; moderately; not rapidly; not early; not rashly; not readly; tardly.

Webster 1913


"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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