Definitions of slide:
  • noun:   the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it
    Example: "His slide didn't stop until the bottom of the hill"
  • noun:   a transparency mounted in a frame; viewed with a slide projector
  • noun:   a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study
  • noun:   plaything consisting of a sloping chute down which children can slide
  • noun:   (geology) the descent of a large mass of earth or rocks or snow etc.
  • noun:   sloping channel through which things can descend
  • noun:   (music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale
    Example: "The violinist was indulgent with his swoops and slides"
  • verb:   move smoothly along a surface
  • verb:   to pass or move unobtrusively or smoothly
  • verb:   move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner

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