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Synonyms for glide
glaɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. semivowel, glide(noun)

    a vowellike sound that serves as a consonant

    Synonyms:
    sailing, gliding, soaring, slide, coast, semivowel, sailplaning

  2. slide, glide, coast(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    seashore, semivowel, chute, sailing, coast, slide, microscope slide, sea-coast, slideway, sliding board, swoop, lantern slide, soaring, gliding, seacoast, playground slide, sailplaning, sloping trough

  3. glide, gliding, sailplaning, soaring, sailing(verb)

    the activity of flying a glider

    Synonyms:
    seafaring, semivowel, navigation, gliding, soaring, slide, sailing, coast, sailplaning

  4. glide(verb)

    move smoothly and effortlessly

  5. glide(verb)

    fly in or as if in a glider plane

  6. glide(verb)

    cause to move or pass silently, smoothly, or imperceptibly

Wiktionary

  1. glide(verb)

    Synonyms:
    slide, coast

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. glide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    slip, slide, move smoothly

  2. glide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    flow, lapse, run, roll on

  3. glide(n.)

    Synonyms:
    lapse, slip, continuous motion

How to pronounce glide?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
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How to say glide in sign language?

  1. glide

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How to use glide in a sentence?

  1. RJ Intindola:

    When I hear a certain song playing in the background, I think of you and a vision of your face, pervades my soul. When the second song plays, your sweet fragrance fills the air around me. The third song and her gentle hand caressing my face tingles my body covered with goosebumps. At the fourth song, I gently glide to the radio and turn it off. There’s no sense roaming in the darkened marred past.

  2. Tom Karako:

    U.S. missile defense efforts have been largely oriented to a limited ballistic missile-style threat, but the threat from Russia is not just from ballistic missiles anymore. Cruise missiles and hypersonic-glide vehicles don’t follow predictable ballistic paths so we have to adapt to this emerging threat.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Comey let Clinton off the hook, the fix was final. The President Obama administration's anointed successor has had an indictment removed from Attorney General Loretta Lynch path and will now be able to glide to the rigged Democrat nomination.

  4. John Greenleaf Whittier:

    Through this broad street, restless ever, ebbs and flows a human tide, wave on wave a living river; wealth and fashion side by side; Toiler, idler, slave and master, in the same quick current glide.

  5. Even Democrats:

    There is limited tolerance in time for this, and I think that the key function is time, where people want normalcy, they want a plan on a glide path to normal.


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