Definition of gliding in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡlʌɪdɪŋ/


[mass noun]
The sport of flying in a glider.
Example sentences
  • The other thing that this writer of this book couldn't resist is a detailed account of flying and gliding towards the end of the book.
  • He took up gliding, sharing a glider with a local general practitioner, and went solo on his 65th birthday.
  • During her time with the squadron, she has tried her hand at both powered flying and gliding and has gained some fundraising experience.

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