slider

noun slid·er \ ˈslī-dər \
Updated on: 25 May 2018

Definition of slider

1 : one that slides
2 : a freshwater turtle (Trachemys scripta synonym Pseudemys scripta) chiefly of the southeastern U.S.; especially : one (T. scripta elegans) usually having a red stripe behind each eye and often sold as a pet
3 : a fast baseball pitch that breaks slightly in the same direction as a curve
4 : a very small meat sandwich typically served on a bun; especially : a small hamburger

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First Known Use of slider

1530

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of slider for English Language Learners

  • baseball : a fast pitch that curves slightly in the air

  • : something that slides



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