a slow start

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Definition of a slow start

: lack of success at first Despite a slow start at the box office, the movie's popularity has increased steadily. The team got off to a slow start this season but is playing well now.

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“A slow start.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20slow%20start. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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