What does slipping mean?

Definitions for slipping
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word slipping.

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

Rap Dictionary

  1. slipping(adjective)

    On the downward trend, losing the edge. "Cause you're slipping!" -- Boogie Down Productions (You're slipping).

  2. slipping(adjective)

    Not paying attention "Yeah I caught that fool slippin' and I smoked him" -- ??.

How to pronounce slipping?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say slipping in sign language?

  1. slipping

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slipping in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slipping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of slipping in a Sentence

  1. Colleague Miro Voellmy:

    Tracks are excellent for this use case because they have a very large footprint, which makes it near impossible to tilt, and they are also very smooth so it doesn't feel like you're driving up stairs, so it just feels like you're driving up a ramp because they're so flat and they adapt to the stair profile. So it doesn't matter if the stair is wooden or metal or glass, the tracks they grip and there's no danger of slipping.

  2. Michele Berdy:

    It's also this sort of 'man's man,' slipping into foul language, and always putting somebody down, making fun of somebody, like the Turks licking the Americans. It's insulting and it's putting down the Turks and the Americans in the process.

  3. Americo Mello:

    There’s nothing wrong with slipping out of the room during an unpleasant or tense conversation, or joining others to watch a movie or just relax, also, don’t feel pressured to offer a comment about anything — take a few deep breaths and let it go.

  4. David Price:

    There's still plenty of sense that we need to address the slipping away of the American dream with blue-collar America, we didn't do it in 2016. But we're not about to concede that or to give it up.

  5. Art Hogan:

    We're in a waiting game, neither side wants this to continue much longer. The Chinese economy is slipping and the president wants a victory. Both sides are motivated to resolve this.

Images & Illustrations of slipping

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