slow-motion

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adjective \ ˈslō-ˈmō-shən \

Definition of slow-motion

:of, relating to, or being motion-picture or video photography in which the action that has been photographed is made to appear to occur slower than it actually occurred
  • a slow-motion replay
; also :slowly moving
  • a slow-motion dance

First Known Use of slow-motion

1923


slow motion

noun

Definition of slow motion

:slow-motion photography

Examples of slow motion in a Sentence

  1. The scene was shot in slow motion.

  2. They showed the goal in slow motion.

First Known Use of slow motion

1924


SLOW-MOTION Defined for English Language Learners

slow motion

noun

Definition of slow motion for English Language Learners

  • : a way of showing action that has been filmed or photographed at a speed that is slower than the actual speed


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