Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Past tense and past participle of slide.

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of slide.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • imp. & p. p. of slide.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An old exclamation, apparently an abbreviation of God's lid (eye). Compare 'slife.
  • n. Preteit and past participle of slide.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The expression slid off, morphing to something like astonishment, as the wizard stared at him.

    Entice Me at Twilight

  • The word slid from my mouth flat and distasteful — my old nemesis.

    My Resolution

  • Despite hard times in the jazz-starved '70s, and a brief stint into the poetic ramblings of Van Morrison, the label slid gracefully into modern jazz with albums from Norah Jones and Herbie Hancock. of Music

    Paste Magazine

  • Put their card back where you pulled it from and the whole deck back on top (again with the card you slid from the bottom on top of their card).

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  • The anticipation of being slid from the block, the pride of gleaming, honed and ready, under the bright lights, the simple, sensual pleasure I feel when I slide through the other side and I sever one thing from another, the knowledge that out of all the pieces I make, something good and nourishing will come.

    You, tool . . .

  • However, the rebound hopped over Chicago defenseman Brian Campbell's stick and went to Moss, who rapped it into the open side as Khabibulin slid across.

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  • Davin slid his Torchwood keycard into the lock and the door opened with a soft click.

    Hunger Moon: Chapter Sixteen

  • • Distribution and marketing costs and profits slid from a high of 13% in 2000 to about 8% today; and

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  • The sound of one of those sliding doors being slid is one of the lost noises of England.

    Sliding Doors

  • The “self-described socialists of the UFT gradually slid from the notion that superficial racial divisions masked more fundamental ones of class to the notion that inequality would wither without any intervention from activists” (p. 25).

    JUSTICE, JUSTICE

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