Examples of slowpoke in a Sentence
We're going to be late if that slowpoke doesn't hurry up.
quit being such a slowpoke this morning, or you'll be late
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Worse, the slowpoke in the connectivity chain is hard or impossible to identify.
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Synonymscrawler, dallier, dawdler, dragger, laggard, lagger, lingerer, loiterer, plodder, snail, straggler
Related Wordslatecomer; idler, lazybones, loafer, lounger, slouch, slug, sluggard; delayer, procrastinator
Near Antonymsgo-getter, hustler, scrambler; hurrier, rusher, speeder
SLOWPOKE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of slowpoke for English Language Learners
: a person who moves, acts, or works very slowly
SLOWPOKE Defined for Kids
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