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slowpoke

s lohpohk

  • n  someone who moves slowly
    in England they call a slowpoke a slowcoach

  • I butted in and asked the slowpoke if she had truly enjoyed her drawn-out trip or if it was just a civic-minded experiment inspired by listening to too much public radio.
  • ABOVE BOARD In the slowpoke, Somerset Maugham-era before long-haul flights became commonplace, travel in what was then known as the Far East was only possible by commercial ships.
  • Now he was out on bail while the case dragged on in Siam's slowpoke courts.
News & Articles

  • Our Man in Arlington
    Teddy Roosevelt continues to blow the 4th inning presidents’ race at Nationals Park. But, of course, in real life TR was anything but a slowpoke; in fact, the old rough rider was an ace horseman who rode many hours through woods here in Arlington. I ponder this when I bike [...]
    July 2, 2013 - Falls Church News-Press
  • After 319 turtle racers, both championship races end in ties
    There were ties in both the Grand Champion and Grand Slowpoke races. Pictured are (front from left) Grand Champion Riley Keller, Grand Slowpoke Kristina Donaldson, Grand Slowpoke Nicholas Merch and his dad, and Grand Champion Marguerite DeFlorin and her sister, Marissa. In the rear are announcer ...
    July 1, 2013 - The Pilot-Independent

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