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leisurely

lei·sure·ly

leisurely

 
 
pronunciation:
li zhr li
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: unhurried; slow.
We walked at a leisurely pace.
synonyms:
easy, relaxed, unhurried
antonyms:
brisk, hectic, hurried
similar words:
casual, deliberate, laid-back, lingering, slow
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part of speech: adverb
definition: in a slow or unhurried manner.
synonyms:
easy, relaxedly
antonyms:
hurriedly, quickly
similar words:
deliberately, lingeringly, slowly
derivation: leisureliness (n.)