Simple Definition of slow motion
: a way of showing action that has been filmed or photographed at a speed that is slower than the actual speed
Full Definition of slow motion
: slow-motion photography
Examples of slow motion in a sentence
The scene was shot in slow motion.
They showed the goal in slow motion.
First Known Use of slow motion
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