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slips

noun , plural of slip

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a long narrow piece of material
  • baskets woven from slips of wicker
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slips

noun , plural of slip

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2 the act of going down from an upright position suddenly and involuntarily
  • had a nasty slip on the ice
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3 the act or an instance of getting free from danger or confinement
  • gave her pursuers the slip
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4 a wrong judgment
  • that's not the sort of slip that a prudent person would have made
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slips

verb , present tense third-person singular 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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