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  Words related to glide

Related / Similar Words: gliding, sailplaning, soaring, sailing, slide, coast, semivowel

 

Definition:
  • the activity of flying a glider;
  • the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it; "his slide didn''t stop until the bottom of the hill"; "the children lined up for a coast down the snowy slope";
  • a vowel-like sound that serves as a consonant;
  • move smoothly and effortlessly;
  • cause to move or pass silently, smoothly, or imperceptibly;
  • fly in or as if in a glider plane;

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    See Also: elapse, lapse, pass, slip by, glide by, slip away, go by, slide by, go along

     

    Hyponyms: hang gliding, parasailing, skid, slip, sideslip, palatal, slue, slew, slide, coast, skitter, snake, skate, plane, skim, surf, kite, sailplane, soar

     

    Derivational Morphology: hang glide, soar, sailplane, coast, slide, skid, slip, slue, slew, glider, gliding, sailplaning, soaring, sailing

     

    Anagrams: gelid

     

     
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