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sluggishly

adverb

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at a pace that is less than usual, desirable, or expected
  • the car responds sluggishly until it warms up

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“Sluggishly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sluggishly. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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