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slide (n):
the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it
Samples
his slide didn't stop until the bottom of the hill.
the children lined up for a coast down the snowy slope

Related Words: coastglide
slide (n):
sloping channel through which things can descend
slide (n):
a transparency mounted in a frame; viewed with a slide projector
slide (n):
a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study
slide (n):
plaything consisting of a sloping chute down which children can slide
slide (n):
(music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale
Samples
the violinist was indulgent with his swoops and slides
Related Words: swoop
slide (n):
(geology) the descent of a large mass of earth or rocks or snow etc.
slide (v):
move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner
Samples
the wheels skidded against the sidewalk
Related Words: skidslip
slide (v):
to pass or move unobtrusively or smoothly
Samples
They slid through the wicket in the big gate
slide (v):
move smoothly along a surface
Samples
He slid the money over to the other gambler
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