slow lane

noun

Definition of slow lane

1 : a section of a highway for cars that are traveling at slower speeds
2 : a situation in which someone or something is not advancing as quickly as others or is not as successful as others His career is still stuck in the slow lane.

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“Slow lane.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/slow%20lane. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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