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Synonyms for slipping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slipping, slithering(adj)

    moving as on a slippery surface

    "his slipping and slithering progress over the ice"

    Synonyms:
    slithering

    Antonyms:
    nonslippery

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    sliding, infiltrating

How to pronounce slipping?

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

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How to use slipping in a sentence?

  1. Islam Karimov:

    Various elements among the representatives of Islamic State are already slipping into Afghanistan from Iraq and Syria. All this requires the adoption of appropriate preventative measures, the creeping expansion of militant extremism and religious radicalism, not only on the territory of the governments of Central Asia but also abroad, is most seriously concerning.

  2. Janet Moore:

    It's been our goal to leave what we started out with for our kids. To see that gradually slipping away month after month, it takes its toll on you.

  3. David Ballard:

    If someone's is work performance is slipping, it gives Ben Fanning the opportunity as manager to have a conversation and point to resources to help support.

  4. Novak Djokovic:

    I don't know the state of his hips, but the one thing that could be a bit dangerous is slipping on the grass. That's something that is very unpredictable and grass is always this kind of surface where one wrong footing can make something go wrong, especially in the hips.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    The great irony of the Obama presidency is this, someone who came to office, promising greater engagement with the world has left America less influential in the world, everywhere you look, you see the world slipping out of control.


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