Meaning of SLOWDOWN in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ sloʊdaʊn ]
A slowdown is a reduction in speed or activity.
There has been a sharp slowdown in economic growth.
A slowdown is a protest in which workers deliberately work slowly and cause problems for their employers. ( AM BUSINESS; in BRIT, use go-slow )
It’s impossible to assess how many officers are participating in the slowdown.
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006