Glidder
Glidder Glid"der, Gliddery Glid"der*y, a. [Cf. {Glide}.] Giving no sure footing; smooth; slippery. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

Shingle, slates, and gliddery stones. --R. D. Blackmore. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • glidder — I. ˈglidə(r) transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: obsolete glidder, adjective, slippery, from (assumed) Middle English glidder, from Old English glidder, glider; akin to Old English glīdan to glide dialect England : to glaze over (as with… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glidder — Recorded in a number of spellings all rare, and including Gladdor, Glader, Gladyer, Gleder, Gleader, Glider, Glidder, Gliddier, Gludor, and probably others, this is an English surname. It is appears to be from pre 7th century Olde English word… …   Surnames reference

  • glidder — adj slippery; lustful …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • glidder — glid·der …   English syllables

  • Gliddery — Glidder Glid der, Gliddery Glid der*y, a. [Cf. {Glide}.] Giving no sure footing; smooth; slippery. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] Shingle, slates, and gliddery stones. R. D. Blackmore. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gladdor — Recorded in a number of spellings all rare, and including Gladdor, Glader, Gladyer, Gleder, Gleader, Glider, Glidder, Gliddier, Gludor, and probably others, this is an English surname. It is appears to be from pre 7th century Olde English word… …   Surnames reference

  • Glader — Recorded in a number of spellings all rare, and including Gladdor, Glader, Gladyer, Gleder, Gleader, Glider, Glidder, Gliddier, Gludor, and probably others, this is an English surname. It is appears to be from pre 7th century Olde English word… …   Surnames reference

  • Gladyer — Recorded in a number of spellings all rare, and including Gladdor, Glader, Gladyer, Gleder, Gleader, Glider, Glidder, Gliddier, Gludor, and probably others, this is an English surname. It is appears to be from pre 7th century Olde English word… …   Surnames reference

  • Gleader — Recorded in a number of spellings all rare, and including Gladdor, Glader, Gladyer, Gleder, Gleader, Glider, Glidder, Gliddier, Gludor, and probably others, this is an English surname. It is appears to be from pre 7th century Olde English word… …   Surnames reference

  • Gleder — Recorded in a number of spellings all rare, and including Gladdor, Glader, Gladyer, Gleder, Gleader, Glider, Glidder, Gliddier, Gludor, and probably others, this is an English surname. It is appears to be from pre 7th century Olde English word… …   Surnames reference

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