What does slipping mean?

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

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. Jeb Bush:

    The great irony of the Obama presidency is this, someone who came to office, promising greater engagement with the world has left America less influential in the world, everywhere you look, you see the world slipping out of control.

  2. 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.

  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. 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.

  5. David Hensley:

    The growth of manufacturing output remained subdued during the second quarter, with the rates of increase in new business and output slipping to their lowest since the first half of 2013.

Images & Illustrations of slipping

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