corner graphic   Hi,    
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to

Bible Dictionaries

King James Dictionary


Resource Toolbox
Additional Links

SLOW, a.

1. Moving a small distance in a long time not swift not quick in motion not rapid as a slow stream a slow motion.
2. Late not happening in short time. These changes in the heavens though slow, produc'd like change on sea and land, sidereal blast.
3. Not ready not prompt or quick as slow of speech, and slow of tongue. Ex. 4.
4. Dull in active tardy. The Trojans are not slow to guard their shore from an expected foe.
5. Not hasty not precipitate acting with deliberation. The Lord is merciful, slow to anger. He that is slow the wrath is of great understanding. Prov. 14.
6. Dull heavy in wit.
7. Behind in time indicating a time later than the true time as, the clock or watch is slow.
8.Not advancing, growing or improving rapidly as the slow growth of arts and sciences.

Copyright Statement
Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. Public Domain. Copy freely.
Material presented was supplied by Brandon Staggs and was derived from the KJV Dictionary found on his website located at
The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software.

Bibliography Information
Entry for 'Slow'. King James Dictionary.

Lectionary Calendar
Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
the Fifth Week of Lent
There are 10 days til Easter!
Search for…
Enter query in the box:
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M 
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z 

Prev Entry
Next Entry
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology