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slide

Synonyms of slide in English:

verb

  • 1 the glass slid across the table
    glide, move smoothly, slip, slither, skim, skate;
    skid, slew
  • 2 tears slid down her cheeks
    trickle, run, flow, pour, stream
  • 3 four men slid out of the shadows
    creep, steal, slink, slip, tiptoe, sidle
  • 4 the country is sliding into recession
    sink, fall, drop, descend;
    decline, degenerate
  • noun

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  • 1 the current slide in house prices
    fall, decline, drop, slump, downturn, downswing
    [Antonyms] rise
  • 2 a slide show
    transparency
  • Phrases

    let slide
    I guess I let things slide at the office during my wife's illness
    neglect, pay little/no attention to, not attend to, be remiss about, let something go downhill
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