1. 1〔ゆっくり〕slowly;〔静かに〕quietly
    • そろそろ歩く
    • walk slowly/〔こわごわ〕walk gingerly [with gingerly steps]
  1. 2〔ぼつぼつ〕
    • そろそろ出掛けようか
    • Shall we be going?/Let's be going.
    • そろそろ始める時間だ
    • It's about time 「we started [for us to begin].
    • そろそろ食事の用意が出来るころだ
    • I should think our dinner would be (about) ready by now.
    • そろそろ太陽が昇る
    • The sun will rise soon [by and by].
    • そろそろ日暮れだ
    • It's almost [getting on toward] sunset.