Moving a short space in a relatively long time; not swift; not quick in motion; not rapid; moderate; deliberate; as, a slow stream; a slow motion.
Not ready; not prompt or quick; dilatory; sluggish; as, slow of speech, and slow of tongue.
Not hasty; not precipitate; acting with deliberation; tardy; inactive.
Heavy in wit; not alert, prompt, or spirited; wearisome; dull.
A slow step (S) occupies the same amount of time as two quick steps (q). In other words, each slow step gets 2 counts of music. Slows also are often done in pairs (eg, Fox Trot - SSqq)
Rain affected track. Better than heavy.
A rhythm cue equal to two "quicks". See Quick.
slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials make some really dumb decisions"; "he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse"; "worked with the slow students"
so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; "a boring evening with uninteresting people"; "the deadening effect of some routine tasks"; "a dull play"; "his competent but dull performance"; "a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention"; "what an irksome task the writing of long letters is"- Edmund Burke; "tedious days on the train"; "the tiresome chirping of a cricket"- Mark Twain; "other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome"
(of business) not active or brisk; "business is dull (or slow)"; "a sluggish market"
footing that is not fast, between good and heavy.
The opposite of fast.
A track with some moisture in it that is not fast, between good and heavy