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Synonyms for glide

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  1. glideverb

    slide, coast

Princeton's WordNet

  1. semivowel, glidenoun

    a vowellike sound that serves as a consonant

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

  2. slide, glide, coastnoun

    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"

    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, sailingverb

    the activity of flying a glider

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

  4. glideverb

    move smoothly and effortlessly

  5. glideverb

    fly in or as if in a glider plane

  6. glideverb

    cause to move or pass silently, smoothly, or imperceptibly

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. glideverb

    slip, slide, move smoothly

  2. glideverb

    flow, lapse, run, roll on

  3. glidenoun

    lapse, slip, continuous motion

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  1. Warren Buffett:

    Nobody who's donated to Glide has ever felt short-changed.

  2. Peter Navarro:

    We are on a glide path now for a Phase 1 deal, as the president has said many times, we'll either get a great deal or we won't. We'll see what happens.

  3. Dr. Jose P. Rizal:

    God has made man a cosmopolite. He created seas for ships to glide on, the wind to push them, and the stars to guide them even in darkest night.

  4. Warren Buffett:

    Glide really takes people who have hit rock bottom and helps bring them back.

  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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