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slowcoach

[sloh-kohch] /ˈsloʊˌkoʊtʃ/
noun, Informal.
1.
a slowpoke.
Also, slow coach.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; slow + coach
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British Dictionary definitions for slow coach

slowcoach

/ˈsləʊˌkəʊtʃ/
noun
1.
(Brit, informal) a person who moves, acts, or works slowly US and Canadian equivalent slowpoke
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Slang definitions & phrases for slow coach

slough in

verb phrase

To arrest; imprison: I've boozed around this town for seven years, and I've not been sloughed up yet (1894+ Hoboes)


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