slow downphrasal verb

  • ja減速する、徐行する
  • ento decrease in speed

Examples

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Whoa, whoa, whoa! Slow down.
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Hell, no, man! I got 3 days of catching up to do.
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Hey, excuse me.
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Yeah, whatever Monday's special was, bring it!
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They're gaining on us!
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Take this left up ahead.
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Slow down or Woody will spin out.
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Won't you shut up and let me drive?
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Dammit, girl. You're gonna crash us.
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My name's not girl.
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It's Letitia fucking Lewis!
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Here’s my school.
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Gary Garbage is awesome.
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And Freddie, and Alley, and Jimmy, and Kimmy!
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Whoa! Slow down, kiddo.
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You're gonna get a speeding ticket!
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Oops! Sorry, Mama.
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You should be able to grab one of these birds.
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Are you serious?
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I am serious.
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Chickens are slowing down.
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Hi, guys!
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Um...would you mind slowing down just a little bit?
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I—no!
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Oh man, that was a close one.
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I've gotta get to my job interview in seven minutes or I'll be late.
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What's the fastest route?
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Take a right in two blocks and you can be there in ten minutes.
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You've got five cops up on your right.
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And traffic's about to slow down in two blocks
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because someone dropped a dirty couch on the street.
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And a car just exploded 100 feet ahead of you.
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Take a hard left here, and you'll get there in seven minutes.
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Now, if you look here, these people are waiting in line for a brunch.
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If we could slow down— Everybody, look!
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They're all waiting in line for a brunch there.
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When you said "waiting in line," what does that mean?
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You know when you walk into a restaurant, if you don't go through the kitchen, there might be people—
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It's like a red carpet, it's like a red carpet.
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It's like a red carpet. Thank you, Paul.
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I got your back, I got your back.
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Thank you very, very much.
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Ever since Mom died,
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everyone's been waiting for me to snap.
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I can't do this anymore.
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I'm so sorry, Mom.
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How did we get back here?
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Dad!
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Slow down.
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You look like you've seen a ghost.
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World just got a little too fast, honey.
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You need to find a way to slow it down.
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Not sure the world does slow down, Dad.
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It does if you know how.
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Well, you're gonna have to teach me that trick.

Other meanings for slow down...

slow downphrasal verb

  • ja動きが鈍くなる、鈍化する、活力が衰える
  • ento go or to make someone or something less active or effective
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'Cause people always ask me, "Well, when are you gonna slow down?"
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So I figured to think of an astronomical amount of money
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- and tell them that so they would stop asking me. - Right.
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- What are you— - So whenever I make 500 million.
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Five-hundred million, you're gonna take a break and have a family.
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Is that the goal?
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That's what you said.
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I'm just...
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I don't like the sound of that.
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- But... - Well, that's what you said.
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- I will have a family even if I don't have $500 million. - Okay.
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- But if I'm not taking a break for family,
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- then it would have to be because of $500 million. - Right.
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Whiskey is a depressant, which means it slows down a person's central nervous system.
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And this is what makes a smooth glass of whiskey provide soothing relief after a hard day.
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So then my mom started to help buy me sunscreen at a young age.
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And I started applying sunscreen when I was a teenager.
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And it actually paid off in the long run because I'm noticing that I—
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Even though I'm in my 30s, I actually don't have a lot of sunspots.
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It hasn't really appeared yet.
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So I've been pretty lucky about that.
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And I truly believe it's really sunscreen that has helped slow down aging for me.
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Have we decided?
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Yeah, I'll have a gin and tonic.
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- Oh, girl, slow down, it's only 5 o'clock. - Okay, you're right.
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Double, please.
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Alcoholism!
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This 216 number?
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This is insanity, Max!
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Or maybe it's genius!
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- I have to get that number! - Hold on!
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You have to slow down.
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You're losing it.
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Now we do hundreds of shows a year.
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I need everything to be perfect.
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I never slow down and stop.
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I don't know how to shut my brain off.
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Post my title character on Nickelodeon with great ratings
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and a successful show, I thought when that show ended,
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yeah man, it's all up from here.
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This was not the case, Anthony, okay?
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Life said, no, no, Devon.
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I can relate because I started
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a successful YouTube channel in 2005 and it blew up
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and it was number one on the entire internet
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and I was like, all up from here, never slows down.
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99.999% of the time it's gonna plateau, it's gonna drop,
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you're gonna find yourself doing other things
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that aren't necessarily in the spotlight in the same way.