- Antonyms of SLOWNESS
acumen, acuteness, alertness, animation, astuteness, brightness, brilliance, brilliancy, cleverness, discernment, insight, intelligence, judgment, keenness, logicality, logicalness, perception, perspicacity, quick-wittedness, quickness, rationality, rationalness, readiness, reasonableness, sagacity, sapience, sense, sensibility, sharpness, smartness, soundness, validity, wisdom, wit, Percipience, Sageness, braininess.
- Examples of usage:
- You too have married a Britisher and know just how much that dear old American joke about English slowness of comprehension amounts to unless the creature is putting on airs - "The Lightning Conductor Discovers America" by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
- Impatient at the slowness of the up shooting elevator Curlie at last leaped out before the iron door at the top was half open then two steps at a time sprang up a flight of stairs - "Curlie Carson Listens In" by Roy J. Snell
- A little later she had noticed William King lingering behind the departing guests how annoyed she had been at his slowness - "The Awakening of Helena Richie" by Margaret Deland
- Top resources with antonyms for SLOWNESS:
- Synonyms and antonyms for slow ... without speed (`slow' is sometimes used informally for `slowly') ... slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity. Synonyms for slow at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Dictionary and Word of the Day. Synonyms for slow at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Dictionary and Word of the Day. at a pace that is less than usual, desirable, or expected <walked slowly toward the ringing phone> Synonyms laggardly, leisurely, pokily, slow, sluggishly, ... 1 moving or proceeding at less than the normal, desirable, or required speed < because of the holiday, traffic to the beach was particularly slow> <slow readers> ...