snail-paced

adjective
\ ˈsnāl-ˈpāst How to pronounce snail-paced (audio) \

Definition of snail-paced

: moving very slowly

First Known Use of snail-paced

1594, in the meaning defined above

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“Snail-paced.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snail-paced. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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