Definitions for slipping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slipping, slithering(adj)

    moving as on a slippery surface

    "his slipping and slithering progress over the ice"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slipping

    of Slip

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeb Bush:

    Everywhere you look, you see the world slipping out of control.

  2. Arthur S. Hardy:

    For believe me, in this world which is ever slipping from under our feet, it is the prerogative of friendship to grow old with one's friends.

  3. David Segre:

    So all the chairs... they were slipping backward. And as gravity works they started to go faster and faster and people were jumping off at the lower levels.

  4. Unknown, Army Magazine of Preventive Maintenance:

    A slipping gear in your M203 grenade launcher can cause it to fire when you least expect it. This could make you very unpopular with what is left of your unit.

  5. Li Keqiang:

    China's economy will not see a hard landing once there are signs of economy slipping out of the reasonable range, we will be fully capable of handling (the situation).


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