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Synonyms for slip

fall

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  • fall
  • trip (over)
  • slide
  • skid
  • lose your balance
  • miss or lose your footing

sneak

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pass

give someone the slip

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slip away: get away

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slip away: die

slip something off

slip something on

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slip up

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Synonyms for slip

to move smoothly, continuously, and effortlessly

to lose one's balance and fall or almost fall

to shift or be shifted out of place

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to maneuver gently and slowly into place

to get away from (a pursuer)

to bring forth a nonviable fetus prematurely

to displace (a bone) from a socket or joint

to decline, as in value or quantity, very gradually

to make an error or mistake

to undergo moral deterioration

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slip into: to put (an article of clothing) on one's person

slip on: to put (an article of clothing) on one's person

slip up: to make an error or mistake

an act or thought that unintentionally deviates from what is correct, right, or true

a minor mistake

Synonyms for slip

a minor inadvertent mistake usually observed in speech or writing or in small accidents or memory lapses etc

potter's clay that is thinned and used for coating or decorating ceramics

a part (sometimes a root or leaf or bud) removed from a plant to propagate a new plant through rooting or grafting

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a young and slender person

a place where a craft can be made fast

an accidental misstep threatening (or causing) a fall

a slippery smoothness

a small sheet of paper

a woman's sleeveless undergarment

bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow

an unexpected slide

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a flight maneuver

the act of avoiding capture (especially by cunning)

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insert inconspicuously or quickly or quietly

move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner

to make a mistake or be incorrect

pass on stealthily

move easily

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cause to move with a smooth or sliding motion

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pass out of one's memory

move out of position

References in classic literature ?
Oh, tomorrow, tomorrow, I must have some pledge from you which will prove that you think of me; and that you may not forget me, take this!" and she slipped a ring from her finger onto D'Artagnan's.
I turned and saw that she had deliberately slipped to the ground in the very path of the cruel demons who pursued us, thinking that by lightening the burden of my mount it might thus be enabled to bear me to the safety of the hills.
As Carthoris was not mounted, I slipped from the back of my own mount and took my place at his side to meet the charge of the howling devils bearing down upon us.
About a week after this Robert came into the field with a halter, which he slipped over my head, and led me away.
He said: "I was getting out of the shower and I slipped and smashed my nose on the wall.
Some mechanics have slipped off the tube and smacked their head against the upper door frame.
When the sailing industry shifted over to the Hudson River toward the end of the 1800s, the Fourth Ward slipped into a backwater area and became known for its warehouses.
(1) For example, 3% of all female condoms slipped out of the woman's vagina; the rate was 11% at first use, but it fell steadily to less than 1% if the method had been used 15 times or more.
The Saturday before, saddles slipped on Just In Time at Ascot and on Bluebelle at Haydock.
Eventually, gravity overcame the attraction between the materials, and the mercury suddenly slipped back, Putterman says.