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slow down

1 (v + adv) reduce speed
INTRANSITIVEmoilligh verb  c m uthe car slowed down mhoilligh an carryour heart slows down moillíonn do chroí
TRANSITIVEmoilligh verb  c m uthe puncture slowed her down chuir an roth pollta moill uirthi, chuir an roth pollta uirthi dul níos moillehe slowed down the speedboat mhoilligh sé an bád luais
2 (v + adv) reduce or be reduced
INTRANSITIVEmoilligh verb  c m ulagaigh verb  c m uthe market is slowing down tá an margadh ag moilliú, tá an margadh ag teipthe economy started to slow down thosaigh an geilleagar ag moilliú
TRANSITIVEgearr siar arwe slowed down the campaign ghearr muid siar ar an bhfeachtas
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3 (v + adv) become less active
INTRANSITIVEhe should slow down ba cheart dó é a thógáil go bog, ba cheart dó é a ghlacadh go réidh
TRANSITIVEthe injury didn't slow him down níor mhoilligh sé de bharr an ghortaithe, níor chuir an gortú aon bhac air
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