Definitions for slip
  • Slip (n.) - To move along the surface of a thing without bounding, rolling, or stepping; to slide; to glide.
  • Slip (n.) - To slide; to lose one's footing or one's hold; not to tread firmly; as, it is necessary to walk carefully lest the foot should slip.
  • Slip (n.) - To move or fly (out of place); to shoot; -- often with out, off, etc.; as, a bone may slip out of its place.
  • Slip (n.) - To depart, withdraw, enter, appear, intrude, or escape as if by sliding; to go or come in a quiet, furtive manner; as, some errors slipped into the work.
  • Slip (n.) - To err; to fall into error or fault.
  • Slip (v. t.) - To cause to move smoothly and quickly; to slide; to convey gently or secretly.
  • Slip (v. t.) - To omit; to loose by negligence.
  • Slip (v. t.) - To cut slips from; to cut; to take off; to make a slip or slips of; as, to slip a piece of cloth or paper.
  • Slip (v. t.) - To let loose in pursuit of game, as a greyhound.
  • Slip (v. t.) - To cause to slip or slide off, or out of place; as, a horse slips his bridle; a dog slips his collar.
  • Slip (v. t.) - To bring forth (young) prematurely; to slink.
  • Slip (n.) - The act of slipping; as, a slip on the ice.
  • Slip (n.) - An unintentional error or fault; a false step.
  • Slip (n.) - A twig separated from the main stock; a cutting; a scion; hence, a descendant; as, a slip from a vine.
  • Slip (n.) - A slender piece; a strip; as, a slip of paper.
  • Slip (n.) - A leash or string by which a dog is held; -- so called from its being made in such a manner as to slip, or become loose, by relaxation of the hand.
  • Slip (n.) - An escape; a secret or unexpected desertion; as, to give one the slip.
  • Slip (n.) - A portion of the columns of a newspaper or other work struck off by itself; a proof from a column of type when set up and in the galley.
  • Slip (n.) - Any covering easily slipped on.
  • Slip (n.) - A loose garment worn by a woman.
  • Slip (n.) - A child's pinafore.
  • Slip (n.) - An outside covering or case; as, a pillow slip.
  • Slip (n.) - The slip or sheath of a sword, and the like.
  • Slip (n.) - A counterfeit piece of money, being brass covered with silver.
  • Slip (n.) - Matter found in troughs of grindstones after the grinding of edge tools.
  • Slip (n.) - Potter's clay in a very liquid state, used for the decoration of ceramic ware, and also as a cement for handles and other applied parts.
  • Slip (n.) - A particular quantity of yarn.
  • Slip (n.) - An inclined plane on which a vessel is built, or upon which it is hauled for repair.
  • Slip (n.) - An opening or space for vessels to lie in, between wharves or in a dock; as, Peck slip.
  • Slip (n.) - A narrow passage between buildings.
  • Slip (n.) - A long seat or narrow pew in churches, often without a door.
  • Slip (n.) - A dislocation of a lead, destroying continuity.
  • Slip (n.) - The motion of the center of resistance of the float of a paddle wheel, or the blade of an oar, through the water horozontally, or the difference between a vessel's actual speed and the speed which she would have if the propelling instrument acted upon a solid; also, the velocity, relatively to still water, of the backward current of water produced by the propeller.
  • Slip (n.) - A fish, the sole.
  • Slip (n.) - A fielder stationed on the off side and to the rear of the batsman. There are usually two of them, called respectively short slip, and long slip.
  • Slipped (imp. & p. p.) - of Slip
  • Slipping (p. pr. & vb. n.) - of Slip
  • Slippingly - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
  • Slips - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
  • Slip's - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
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2 Letter Words
is li pi si
3 Letter Words
lip lis pis psi sip
4 Letter Words
lips lisp slip