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  • Again a risk, but he was slow-moving, to say nothing of slow-thinking.

    As Husbands Go

  • And a hard-drinking woman or a slow-thinking man will be the death of me yet.

    The Body Ricardo

  • To me, the Sleestak, a reptilian alien, is a far scarier and intriguing take on slow-moving, slow-thinking, human-like horror.

    Cool Stuff Reviewed: Troll 2 T-Shirt and a Sleestak Stash Bank | /Film

  • * LEFT: Ghanaian economist George Ayittey talked about "Hippos" (older-generation, slow-thinking) versus "Cheetahs" ( "a new breed of Africans").

    Boing Boing

  • He was a slow-thinking and a slow-moving man, but he did well enough when he did think.

    The Financier

  • For all her sleek beauty, Edith was a grave, slow-thinking girl.

    Tales of the Jazz Age

  • But I am slow-thinking and full of interior rules that act as brakes on my desires, and I knew that first I had to get myself definitely out of that tangle back home.

    The Great Gatsby

  • Tradition died so hard in this slow-thinking, slow-moving country.

    The Way Home

  • Pity strobed the lights three or four times before the slow-thinking chopper pilot finally understood her message.

    The Sinister Six Combo

  • His father, Thomas Veblen, was an aloof and distant person, slow-thinking and independent; Veblen later described him as the finest mind he ever met.

    The Worldly Philosophers

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