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slipped

verb , past tense of slip

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1 to decline gradually from a standard level
  • the store's quality of service began to slip after the new owners took over
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2 to go down from an upright position suddenly and involuntarily
  • be careful not to slip on the spilled oil
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3 to introduce in a gradual, secret, or clever way
  • casually slipped it into the conversation
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4 to move about in a sly or secret manner
  • slipped behind the cover of the trees
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5 to move or proceed smoothly and readily
  • jumped into the car and slipped behind the wheel
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6 to cast (a natural bodily covering or appendage) aside
  • periodically crabs slip their shells and grow new ones
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