Definitions for SKIDskɪd
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one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects
brake shoe, shoe, skid(noun)
a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation
skid, slip, sideslip(verb)
an unexpected slide
slide without control
"the car skidded in the curve on the wet road"
elevate onto skids
apply a brake or skid to
skid, slip, slue, slew, slide(verb)
move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner
"the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"
An out-of-control sliding motion as would result from applying the brakes too hard in a car.
A runner of a sled.
A ski shaped runner or supporting surface as found on a helicopter or other aircraft in place of wheels.
A basic form of a wood or plastic platform for the storage and transport of goods, machinery or equipment, later developed into pallet.
To slide in an uncontrolled manner as in a car with the brakes applied too hard.
Origin: To differentiate from skied
a shoe or clog, as of iron, attached to a chain, and placed under the wheel of a wagon to prevent its turning when descending a steep hill; a drag; a skidpan; also, by extension, a hook attached to a chain, and used for the same purpose
a piece of timber used as a support, or to receive pressure
large fenders hung over a vessel's side to protect it in handling a cargo
one of a pair of timbers or bars, usually arranged so as to form an inclined plane, as form a wagon to a door, along which anything is moved by sliding or rolling
one of a pair of horizontal rails or timbers for supporting anything, as a boat, a barrel, etc
to protect or support with a skid or skids; also, to cause to move on skids
to check with a skid, as wagon wheels
Skid is a 1970 album by Skid Row featuring guitar ace Gary Moore.
Translations for SKID
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- smýkat, lyžina, smyk, dostat smykCzech
- resbalón, resbalar, patinarSpanish
- liirtää, lava, liirto, jalas, liuku, suksi, liirata, liukuaFinnish
- déraper, dérapageFrench
- derapata, derapare, sbandareItalian
- slip, slippenDutch
- derrapagem, derraparPortuguese
- рельс, скольжение, занос, по́лоз, полоз, боковое скольжение, скользить, салазки, юзRussian
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