What is another word for slowcoach?

35 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ slˈə͡ʊkə͡ʊt͡ʃ], [ slˈə‍ʊkə‍ʊt‍ʃ], [ s_l_ˈəʊ_k_əʊ_tʃ]

Slowcoach is a term used to describe someone who is slow or idle in their movements. There are several synonyms that can be used to replace this term such as languid, tardy, sluggish, lethargic, and indolent. These words not only describe a slow person but also suggest a lack of effort or enthusiasm. Other synonyms include laid-back, dawdling, and plodding. However, it is important to use synonyms carefully to avoid insulting someone or implying negative attributes. These words should be used in a tactful manner and in the appropriate context. It is always best to use language that is respectful and considerate of others.

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    Usage examples for Slowcoach

    Mr. Pucker was immensely relieved at this news, and at once went to Mr. slowcoach, who, after an examination of twenty minutes, passed him.
    "The Worlds Greatest Books Vol. II: Fiction"
    Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds.
    Me cousin Henerietta does that; I only has the breakfast itself to get, an' there's not much trouble in that, on'y I'm such a slowcoach, an' someway-I don't know how it was-my wits went wool-gatherin' this mornin'.
    "North, South and Over the Sea"
    M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
    For Aunt M'riar, though good, was a slowcoach, backward in cross-examination, and Mrs. Prichard's first depositions remained unqualified, for discussion later with Uncle Mo.
    "When Ghost Meets Ghost"
    William Frend De Morgan

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