What is another word for slow down?

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To prevent from progress
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“Mr William tried to slow down by pumping his brakes but the vehicle jackknifed in the road while trying to avoid Mr Utting.”
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Completely disrupt
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Proceed in a calm and relaxed manner
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To diminish to nothing
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Take industrial action
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Take it steady
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Make a moving vehicle slow down or stop by using a brake
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Of a quarterback or other player in the backfield, to take a number of steps back from the line of scrimmage immediately after the snap or hike of the ball, to avoid defenders
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Struggle or stagger clumsily in mud or water
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To pause or relax one's efforts
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Walk out of job in protest
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To spend in idleness
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To free from distress or disturbance
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To move or act slowly
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