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snails

noun
plural of snail

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(Entry 1 of 2)

someone who moves slowly or more slowly than others
  • go and tell the snails in the back to hurry up

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snails

verb
present tense third-person singular of snail

Synonyms & Antonyms of snails (Entry 2 of 2)

to move slowly
  • the highway construction work created a bottleneck that had cars snailing for the next five miles

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“Snails.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/snails. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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