Definition of Slide


  • sloping channel through which things can descend
    - sloping trough
  • a transparency mounted in a frame
    viewed with a slide projector
    - lantern slide
  • the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it
    "his slide didn't stop until the bottom of the hill"
    "the children lined up for a coast down the snowy slope"
  • plaything consisting of a sloping chute down which children can slide
    - playground slide - sliding board
  • (music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale
    "the violinist was indulgent with his swoops and slides"
  • (geology) the descent of a large mass of earth or rocks or snow etc.
  • a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study
    - microscope slide


  • move smoothly along a surface
    "He slid the money over to the other gambler"
  • to pass or move unobtrusively or smoothly
    "They slid through the wicket in the big gate"
  • move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner
    "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble slide

59 unscramble word found using the letters slide.

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