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Synonyms for slide
slaɪd

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term slide.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. slide, microscope slide(noun)

    a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study

    Synonyms:
    playground slide, swoop, sloping trough, lantern slide, slideway, sliding board, coast, chute, microscope slide, glide

  2. slide(noun)

    (geology) the descent of a large mass of earth or rocks or snow etc.

    Synonyms:
    playground slide, swoop, sloping trough, lantern slide, slideway, sliding board, coast, chute, microscope slide, glide

  3. swoop, slide(noun)

    (music) rapid sliding up or down the musical scale

    "the violinist was indulgent with his swoops and slides"

    Synonyms:
    playground slide, swoop, sloping trough, lantern slide, slideway, sliding board, coast, chute, microscope slide, glide

  4. slide, playground slide, sliding board(noun)

    plaything consisting of a sloping chute down which children can slide

    Synonyms:
    playground slide, swoop, sloping trough, lantern slide, slideway, sliding board, coast, chute, microscope slide, glide

  5. 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, microscope slide, sea-coast, slideway, sliding board, swoop, lantern slide, soaring, gliding, seacoast, glide, playground slide, sailplaning, sloping trough

  6. slide, lantern slide(noun)

    a transparency mounted in a frame; viewed with a slide projector

    Synonyms:
    playground slide, swoop, sloping trough, lantern slide, slideway, sliding board, coast, chute, microscope slide, glide

  7. chute, slide, slideway, sloping trough(verb)

    sloping channel through which things can descend

    Synonyms:
    playground slide, swoop, sloping trough, coast, lantern slide, slideway, microscope slide, sliding board, chute, glide, parachute

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

    move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner

    "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"

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

  9. slither, slide(verb)

    to pass or move unobtrusively or smoothly

    "They slid through the wicket in the big gate"

    Synonyms:
    slew, slither, skid, slue, slip

  10. slide(verb)

    move smoothly along a surface

    "He slid the money over to the other gambler"

    Synonyms:
    slue, slew, slither, skid, slip

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. slide

    Synonyms:
    bind, chafe, grind, slip, stand, stick

    Antonyms:
    revolve, roll, rotate, turn

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. slide(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    glide, slip, move smoothly

  2. slide(n.)

    Synonyms:
    glide, slip

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. slide(n)

    Synonyms:
    slip, flume, shoot, chute

  2. slide(v)

    Synonyms:
    slip, glide, lapse, elapse, skid

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "slide":

    slides, sliding, slip, slider, toboggan, blade, acetate, landslide, lamella

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Slide":

    Andreas Hühn, Pete Martin

How to pronounce slide?

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How to say slide in sign language?

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How to use slide in a sentence?

  1. John Whyte:

    Wearing a mask the wrong way. I've seen so many people not cover their nose, or letting it slide up their chin. I'm glad you are wearing a mask but when you wear it wrong, the effectiveness drops dramatically.

  2. Phil Orlando:

    It is inconceivable to us, with $3.65 trillion in foreign currency reserves, the Chinese government and the PBOC would sit there and watch the second largest economy in the world slide into recession or worse, i don't know if we're completely out of the woods at this point.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    The best and most awaited slide in MBA presentations is often the 'Thank You' slide that always comes at the end. All MBA's are smart to save their best for last.

  4. Michael Roth:

    I have a slide that says' we're the new disruptors in the industry, the advertising industry is doomed', that was the headline of the Wall Street Journal 25 years ago.

  5. Gayle Berry:

    The market was very worried about slowing growth anyway so last night's big downward revision to global growth by the World Bank has probably stoked that fear, combined with that, there's general risk reduction across all risky assets and the slide in oil prices is having a follow-through effect on metals.


Translations for slide

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  • انزلقArabic
  • tobogan, lliscarCatalan, Valencian
  • sesuv, diák, skluzavka, klouzatCzech
  • Erdrutsch, Dia, Objektträger, rutschen, Rutsche, Klarsichtfolie, gleiten, ausrutschenGerman
  • σλάιντ, τσουλήθραGreek
  • corrimiento, corrimiento de tierra, portaobjeto, resbalar, tobogán, deslizamiento, diapositiva, deslizar, portaobjetos, slideSpanish
  • سریدن, سرسرهPersian
  • syöksyä, liukastua, kuultokuva, preparaatti, slide, liukumäki, maanvyörymä, liuku, liu'uttaa, luistaminen, luistaa, liukua, luisua, dia, diapositiivi, kalvo, syöksy, putki, maanvyöry, liukuminen, luisto, luistattaa, vipu, luistiFinnish
  • glissement, glissement de terrain, glisser, coulisse, glissade, diapo, toboggan, glissoire, glissière, diapositive, lameFrench
  • फिसल पट्टीHindi
  • csúsztat, csúszik, csúszda, elcsúszikHungarian
  • դիապոզիտիվ, ապակեհարթակ, սլայդ, առարկայական ապակիArmenian
  • renna, rennibraut, skyggna, sleðiIcelandic
  • scivolo, valanga, farfalla, saracinesca, scivolare, smottamento, diapositivaItalian
  • 慴動する, 滑る, 地滑り, スライド, スライドガラス, 滑り台, スライディング, 慴動させるJapanese
  • 미끄러지다Korean
  • slīdētLatvian
  • uitglijden, glijbaan, schuif, ventiel, slepen, schuiven, slide, voorwerpglaasje, objectglaasje, schuifaf, lawine, dia, glijdenDutch
  • ras, gli, skli, sleideNorwegian
  • poślizgnąć się, zjeżdżalnia, osuwiskoPolish
  • slide, escorrega, escorregador, escorregar, deslizar, escorrego, diapositivo, lâmina, deslizamentoPortuguese
  • tobogan, alunecare, aluneca, alunecare de teren, diapozitiv, lamăRomanian
  • слайд, предме́тное стекло́, скольже́ние, катить, катиться, скользить, го́рка, о́ползень, кули́са, диапозити́в, поскальзываться, поскользнутьсяRussian
  • tobogan, dias, drseti, udor, drsalni zaklopec, diapozitiv, spodrsniti, zdrsnitiSlovene
  • rutschkana, rutschbana, sladda, slira, glida, halkaSwedish
  • kaydırak, kaymak, saydamTurkish
  • רוקYiddish

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