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Synonyms for skid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. skid(noun)

    one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects

    shoe, brake shoe, sideslip, slip

  2. brake shoe, shoe, skid(noun)

    a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation

    shoe, brake shoe, sideslip, horseshoe, slip

  3. skid, slip, sideslip(verb)

    an unexpected slide

    slipperiness, slip, brake shoe, gaucherie, cutting, pillowcase, shimmy, mooring, trip, pillow slip, case, chemise, moorage, shift, slickness, parapraxis, shoe, slip-up, faux pas, slip of paper, slick, strip, elusion, solecism, gaffe, teddy, eluding, miscue, sideslip, berth

  4. skid(verb)

    slide without control

    "the car skidded in the curve on the wet road"

    slue, slew, slide, slip

  5. skid(verb)

    elevate onto skids

    slue, slew, slide, slip

  6. skid(verb)

    apply a brake or skid to

    slue, slew, slide, slip

  7. skid, slip, slue, slew, slide(verb)

    move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner

    "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"

    slide, slip, steal, sheer, sneak, slew, slue, slip one's mind, drop away, swerve, cut, trend, slither, luxate, curve, dislocate, splay, drop off, fall away, mistake, err, veer

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    skate, sliding, skating, slippage

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Translations for skid

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  • smýkat, lyžina, smyk, dostat smykCzech
  • KufeGerman
  • resbalón, resbalar, patinarSpanish
  • بکسواتPersian
  • liirtää, lava, liirto, jalas, liuku, suksi, liirata, liukuaFinnish
  • déraper, dérapageFrench
  • derapata, derapare, sbandareItalian
  • スキッドJapanese
  • slip, slippenDutch
  • derrapagem, derraparPortuguese
  • рельс, скольжение, занос, по́лоз, полоз, боковое скольжение, скользить, салазки, юзRussian
  • proklizatiSerbo-Croatian
  • sliraSwedish

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