Thesaurus > Related Words: skid

  Words related to skid

Related / Similar Words: slip, sideslip, brake shoe, shoe, slue, slew, slide

 

Definition:
  • an unexpected slide;
  • a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel''s rotation;
  • one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects;
  • move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk";
  • slide without control; "the car skidded in the curve on the wet road";
  • apply a brake or skid to;
  • elevate onto skids;

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    See Also: stumble, slip up, trip up

     

    Hyponyms: submarine, side-slip

     

    Part Meronyms: drum brake, drum brakes, chute, slide, slideway, sloping trough

     

    Derivational Morphology: dislocate, luxate, splay, slip, slue, slew, slide, steal, glide, coast, slider, sideslip, skidder, slipper, brake shoe, shoe

     

    Anagrams: disk

     

     
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