sideslip

play
intransitive verb side·slip \-ˌslip\

Definition of sideslip

  1. 1 :  to skid or slide sideways

  2. 2 :  to slide sideways through the air in a downward direction in an airplane along an inclined lateral axis

sideslip

noun

1887

First Known Use of sideslip

1887


Learn More about sideslip


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sideslip? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a Mesopotamian temple tower

Get Word of the Day daily email!