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Synonyms for glide



Synonyms for glide

to move smoothly, continuously, and effortlessly

to maneuver gently and slowly into place

to proceed with ease, especially of expression


Synonyms for glide

a vowellike sound that serves as a consonant

the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it

the activity of flying a glider

fly in or as if in a glider plane

cause to move or pass silently, smoothly, or imperceptibly

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The Street Glide Special is powered by 1,745cc, twin-cylinder, air-cooled engine that generates 65bhp and 150Nm and is coupled with a six-speed gearbox.
For example, loading in more weight doesn't change glide ratio, but it does require gliding faster to go the same distance.
Air Force initiative, the program's aim is to develop technologies to allow future air-launched, tactical-range hypersonic boost glide systems that work at Mach 5 speeds - five times the speed of sound - or more, according to the agency's ( website.
To restore physiological range of motion to the tibio talar joint, specifically to restore dorsi flexion of the ankle/anterior glide of the tibia over the talus.
In this study, the most common horizontal glide distance of Petaurista petaurista was 26-50 m, followed by 0-25 m which might be due to observations made over the forest trails which had 20-40 m gaps.
The first thing that you notice about the 2015 Road Glide Special is the massive bar-mounted fairing.
Glide Technologies, a company focused on solid dose formulations of therapeutics and vaccines and non-invasive diagnostics, has extended a subcontract with Pfenex, a clinical-stage biotechnology company, for solid dose formulation of its recombinant protective antigen (rPA)-based anthrax vaccine, Px563L-mrPA, it was reported yesterday.
GLIDE - Tel Jones scored 15 points and Harrisburg defeated Glide 68-37 in a Mountain Valley Conference boys basketball game Monday evening at Glide High School.
Flying snakes in Southeast Asia can glide 24 meters (79 feet) or more from tree to tree.
One of the most visited attractions in Modhesh World at Dubai World Trade Centre, the Glide Track, has received more than 10,000 visitors.
Buffett, 83, uses the auction to raise cash for San Francisco's Glide Foundation, a provider of food and services to the poor.
During a sequence of flights, we sought to estimate the penalty that a windmilling propeller exacts during a glide in a single-engine Cessna.
Traditional glide paths involve a portfolio-wide shift away from equities and into fixed income as an investor approaches a predetermined retirement date.