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Synonyms for skid

on the skids

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Synonyms for skid

to lose one's balance and fall or almost fall

to undergo a sharp, rapid descent in value or price

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one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects

a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation

an unexpected slide

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slide without control

elevate onto skids

apply a brake or skid to

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move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner

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The front tyre of the aircraft skidded during the landing due to failure of its hydraulic break, they added.
Palpa District Police Superintendent, Dilliraj Panta said the bus which skidded off 150 metres off the road was carrying members of a small economic organisation.
The aircraft, which carried 97 passengers and crew, skidded off a runway in rainy weather.
Volumes skidded were measured after each cycle by measuring both small--and large-end stem diameters and stem length.
Summary: Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India] Mar 28 (ANI): An Indigo flight 6E-7204 Bengaluru-Vijayawada skidded off the runway while landing at Vijayawada airport on Wednesday.
Indonesia on Wednesday urged airports in areas shrouded by thick smoke from forest fires to close if conditions made landings' hazardous, after a jet with more than 100 on board skidded off a runway in Borneo.
An aircraft operated by Indonesian budget airline Lion Air skidded as it landed at the Hasanuddin Airport in Makassar, on Sulawesi island on Thursday (3 February).
First, timber from each cell was skidded directly to the nearest landing by the shortest route possible.
An aircraft carrying 102 passengers and six crew skidded off the runway at Turkey's Ataturk airport in Istanbul.