Idiom: Slow off the mark
If people are slow off the mark, they are slow to respond or act in a situation.Country: International English | Subject Area: General | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Mark someone's card
- Mark my words
- Wide of the mark
- Off the mark
- Quick off the mark
- Hit the mark
- Slow boat to China
- Slow but sure
- Slow and steady wins the race
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