Sluggish and Snappy


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Sluggish adjective – Moving or proceeding at less than the normal, desirable, or required speed.
Usage example: the sluggish pace of the project is worrisome

Snappy is an antonym for sluggish.
Nearby Words: sluggishness, sluggishly
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Snappy adjective – Having much high-spirited energy and movement.
Usage example: much snappy repartee at the party celebrating the new art gallery's opening

Sluggish is an antonym for snappy in topics: fast, nasty, fashionable.
Nearby Words: snap, snapped, snappish, snapper, snapping
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response sluggish response snappy response
beast sluggish beast snappy beast
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