Share this entry
power slide Line breaks: power slide

Definition of power slide in English:


A deliberate controlled skid in a vehicle, performed in order to turn corners at high speed.
Example sentences
  • The basic repertoire of stopping techniques includes the brake-pad, the T-stop, spinouts, and the power slide.
  • If you go really fast - and I'm talking now about ‘tired of living’ fast - the back loses traction and you are presented with an easy-to-control power slide.
  • He hits the gas and cranks the wheel hard to the left, throwing his rented car into a four-wheel power slide around a muddy hairpin curve.
Definition of power slide in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources