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Definitions of "sliding"

  • Slippery; uncertain; unstable; changing.
  • Movable; graduated; varying; changing according to circumstances: as, a sliding scale (which see, under slide, v.).
  • That slides; fitted for being slid.
  • Sloping.
  • The motion of a body along a plane when the same face or surface of the moving body keeps in contact with the surface of the plane: thus distinguished from rolling, in which the several parts of the moving body come successively in contact with the plane on which it roils. noun
  • The sport of gliding on snow or ice, on the feet, on a sled or a toboggan, or (in former use) on skates, etc. noun
  • Falling; lapse; merging. noun
  • Transgression; lapse; backsliding. noun
  • That slides or slips; gliding; moving smoothly. adjective
  • Slippery; elusory. adjective
  • the resistance one body meets with in sliding along the surface of another, as distinguished from rolling friction. adjective
  • a topmast arranged with metallic fittings so as to be hoisted and lowered by means of halyards. adjective
  • a movable keel, similar to a centeboard. adjective
  • See the Note under Pair, n., 7. adjective
  • Same as Slide rule, under Slide, n. adjective
  • A slide rule. adjective
  • the timber guides used in launching a vessel. adjective
  • Present participle of slide. verb
  • The motion of something that slides. noun

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whenever i had to go back to dragonhead to char with haurchefant i’d always jump over the plotting table and all i…


@SammyAshl3y: Wizards exist on a sliding scale from "distinguished scholar" to "tired college student"


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  • PronunciationsS L AY1 D IH0 NG
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  • Hyphenation slid ing


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