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Slid vs. Slide

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  • Slid (verb)

    simple past tense and past participle of slide

  • Slide (verb)

    To (cause to) move in continuous contact with a surface

    "He slid the boat across the grass."

    "The safe slid slowly."

    "Snow slides down the side of a mountain."

  • Slide (verb)

    To move on a low-friction surface.

    "The car slid on the ice."

  • Slide (verb)

    To drop down and skid into a base.

    "Jones slid into second."

  • Slide (verb)

    To lose one’s balance on a slippery surface.

    "He slid while going around the corner."

  • Slide (verb)

    To pass or put imperceptibly; to slip.

    "to slide in a word to vary the sense of a question"

  • Slide (verb)

    To pass inadvertently.

  • Slide (verb)

    To pass along smoothly or unobservedly; to move gently onward without friction or hindrance.

    "A ship or boat slides through the water."

  • Slide (verb)

    To pass from one note to another with no perceptible cessation of sound.

  • Slide (verb)

    To pass out of one's thought as not being of any consequence.

  • Slide (noun)

    An item of play equipment that children can climb up and then slide down again.

    "The long, red slide was great fun for the kids."

  • Slide (noun)

    A surface of ice, snow, butter, etc. on which someone can slide for amusement or as a practical joke.

  • Slide (noun)

    The falling of large amounts of rubble, earth and stones down the slope of a hill or mountain; avalanche.

    "The slide closed the highway."

  • Slide (noun)

    An inclined plane on which heavy bodies slide by the force of gravity, especially one constructed on a mountainside for conveying logs by sliding them down.

  • Slide (noun)

    A mechanism consisting of a part which slides on or against a guide.

  • Slide (noun)

    The act of sliding; smooth, even passage or progress.

    "a slide on the ice"

  • Slide (noun)

    A lever that can be moved in two directions.

  • Slide (noun)

    A valve that works by sliding, such as in a trombone.

  • Slide (noun)

    A transparent plate bearing an image to be projected to a screen.

  • Slide (noun)

    A page of a computer presentation package such as PowerPoint.

    "I still need to prepare some slides for my presentation tomorrow."

  • Slide (noun)

    A flat, usually rectangular piece of glass or similar material on which a prepared sample may be viewed through a microscope slide.

  • Slide (noun)

    The act of dropping down and skidding into a base

  • Slide (noun)

    A hand-held device made of smooth, hard material, used in the practice of slide guitar.

  • Slide (noun)

    A lively dance from County Kerry, in 12/8 time.

  • Slide (noun)

    A small dislocation in beds of rock along a line of fissure.

  • Slide (noun)

    A grace consisting of two or more small notes moving by conjoint degrees, and leading to a principal note either above or below.

  • Slide (noun)

    A sound which, by a gradual change in the position of the vocal organs, passes imperceptibly into another sound.

  • Slide (noun)

    A clasp or brooch for a belt, etc.

  • Slide (noun)

    A shoe that is backless and open-toed.

  • Slide (noun)

    A voluntary stutter used as a technique to control stuttering in one's speech.

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  • Slid

    imp. & p. p. of Slide.

  • Slide

    To move along the surface of any body by slipping, or without walking or rolling; to slip; to glide; as, snow slides down the mountain's side.

  • Slide

    Especially, to move over snow or ice with a smooth, uninterrupted motion, as on a sled moving by the force of gravity, or on the feet.

  • Slide

    To pass inadvertently.

  • Slide

    To pass along smoothly or unobservedly; to move gently onward without friction or hindrance; as, a ship or boat slides through the water.

  • Slide

    To slip when walking or standing; to fall.

  • Slide

    To pass from one note to another with no perceptible cassation of sound.

  • Slide

    To pass out of one's thought as not being of any consequence.

  • Slide

    To cause to slide; to thrust along; as, to slide one piece of timber along another.

  • Slide

    To pass or put imperceptibly; to slip; as, to slide in a word to vary the sense of a question.

  • Slide (noun)

    The act of sliding; as, a slide on the ice.

  • Slide (noun)

    Smooth, even passage or progress.

  • Slide (noun)

    That on which anything moves by sliding.

  • Slide (noun)

    That which operates by sliding.

  • Slide (noun)

    A plate or slip of glass on which is a picture or delineation to be exhibited by means of a magic lantern, stereopticon, or the like; a plate on which is an object to be examined with a microscope.

  • Slide (noun)

    The descent of a mass of earth, rock, or snow down a hill or mountain side; as, a land slide, or a snow slide; also, the track of bare rock left by a land slide.

  • Slide (noun)

    A small dislocation in beds of rock along a line of fissure.

  • Slide (noun)

    A grace consisting of two or more small notes moving by conjoint degrees, and leading to a principal note either above or below.

  • Slide (noun)

    A sound which, by a gradual change in the position of the vocal organs, passes imperceptibly into another sound.

  • Slide (noun)

    Same as Guide bar, under Guide.

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