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Synonyms for slip



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




give someone the slip


slip away: get away


slip away: die

slip something off

slip something on


slip up


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


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


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

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His first nam'd freinds he's confident will beare With this digression, to whom his carefull feare 20 Bowes & intreats their liking which once granted Will shew, they mist not any thing they wanted Epilogue If your vneasie seats haue tyr'd you so You're glad to leaue 'hem, there's none of you but know That haue a child, you loue to see it clipt In dandling armes, & if the authour slipt Into a fault because his actiue pen 5 Begott this child, & 'tis the loue of men To wish their heires long-liu'd he hopes you'l please T'exuse his errour, which is a disease Of loue to his own offspring, & so ties Him to be thus indulgent.
The Ass" and "Hymn (For Boy's Voices)" are difficult to date, although the former opens with the lines "I woke and rose and slipt away / To the heathery hills in the morning gray" strongly hinting at the HiUs of Down and thus of its having been written at Little Lea during a school holiday.
If he had been as you and you as he, You would have slipt like him; but he, like you, Would not have been so stern.
The boy, he added, "said he would not and bid the examinant kiss his arse upon which the examinant took the said boy by his ears and the said boy slipt through his hands and fell on the ground and cried out and then the examinant went away and hid himself.
The England and Lions threequarter slipt a disc in training and missed the final Lions Test.
A political dinner "surely cannot have slipt your memory," he says, before enumerating the delicacies of the table, lingering longest over the "old Madeira," a wine that "would all but revive a dead Man