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British English: /slʌɪd/
American English: /slaɪd/

Translation of slide in German:

intransitive verb slid

  • 1
    (Kolben, Schublade, Feder)
    the bolt slid home
    der Riegel glitt ins Schloss
    slide down something
    etwas hinunterrutschen
  • 3
    (move smoothly) gleiten
    everything slid into place
    alles fügte sich zusammen
  • 4 [figurative] (take its own course)let something/things slide
    etwas/die Dinge schleifen lassen [figurative]
  • 5 [figurative] (go imperceptibly)slide into
    hineinschlittern in + Akk. [colloquial]
    slide from one note to another (Sänger, Stimme, Musik)
    von einem Ton zum nächsten gleiten

transitive verb slid

  • 1 slide the bolt across on a door
    an einer Tür den Riegel vorschieben
    slide the envelope under the door
    den Brief unter der Tür durchschieben
  • 2
    (place unobtrusively) gleiten lassen


  • 2 (track on ice)
    Rutschbahn, die [colloquial]
    Schlitterbahn, die (dialect)
  • 3 (toboggan slope)[toboggan] slide
    Rodelbahn, die

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