Slide


Slide

Slide could be related to any of these.

Mechanical

*Evacuation slide
*Landslide - the movement of soil, mud or rock down a slope.
*Playground slide - a smooth, sloped surface down which (usually) children slide while sitting down.
*Water slide - a popular water sport.
*Slide (form) - a type of electronics form factor.

Photography and optics

*Microscope slide - a thin glass sheet used to hold objects for examination.
*Photographic slide or transparency - a thin translucent photograph bound in paper, plastic or similar frame and often used for projection with use of a slide projector for a slideshow.
*A "slide edit" - a video editing term for moving a clip around in a timeline.
*Slide.com - a website that offers groups the ability to discover, share, and talk about photos together.

Music

*"Slide" - an album by Lisa Germano
*Slide (band) - American rock band of the 1990s.
*"Slide" - a song by R&B/funk band Slave.
*"Slide" - a single by the Goo Goo Dolls.
*"Slide" - a song by Dido on the album No Angel.
*Slide (guitar technique) - a technique where one note is sounded and the player slides along a string.
*Slide guitar - a method of playing guitar, see also slide (guitar).
*Slide trombone, a musical instrument, see also slide (wind instrument).
*Slide whistle - a musical/wind instrument.
*"Step Back/Slide" - a double a-side single by Superheist

Action

*Slide (baseball) - in baseball, dropping to the ground when going into a base to avoid a tag.
* A sliding tackle, a skill in football (soccer)
*Slide (dance) – a popping dance move giving the impression of gliding around effortlessly.
*Slide (flying) - an uncoordinated turn.
*Dark slide - a skateboarding trick.

Other

*another word for a linear-motion bearing.
*Slide (geography) - a "slide" is a term for the fixed or settled residue of a landslide that has stabilized, sometimes in the form of an alluvial fan.
*Slide (software) - software used for slope stability analysis.
*Slide (Sword of Truth) - a magically created creature from "The Sword of Truth" series.
*Slide rule - a simple analog calculator.
*Jakarta Slide - a Content Management System software.
*Pistol slide - the upper half of a pistol that contains the barrel.


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  • Slide — Slide, n. [AS. sl[=i]de.] 1. The act of sliding; as, a slide on the ice. [1913 Webster] 2. Smooth, even passage or progress. [1913 Webster] A better slide into their business. Bacon. [1913 Webster] 3. That on which anything moves by sliding.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slide — [slaɪd] verb slid PTandPP [slɪd] [intransitive] to gradually become lower or less: • Some dealers continued to buy silver as the price slid. • The new model didn t stop their share of the U.S. car market from sliding. slide into something phrasal …   Financial and business terms

  • slide — vb Slide, slip, glide, skid, glissade, slither, coast, toboggan can mean to move along easily and smoothly over or as if over a surface. Slide usually implies accelerating motion and continuous contact with a smooth and slippery surface; it is… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Slide — Slide, v. t. [imp. {Slid}; p. p. {Slidden}, {Slid}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Slidding}.] [OE. sliden, AS. sl[=i]dan; akin to MHG. sl[=i]ten, also to AS. slidor slippery, E. sled, Lith. slidus slippery. Cf. {Sled}.] 1. To move along the surface of any… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Slide It In — Slide It In …   Википедия

  • Slide It In — Album par Whitesnake Sortie janvier 1984 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • slide — [slīd] vi. slid [slid] sliding [ME sliden < OE slidan < IE * (s)leidh , slippery < base * (s)lei , slimy, slippery > LIME1, SLICK, SLIME] 1. to move along in constant frictional contact with some surface or substance [windows that… …   English World dictionary

  • Slide It In — Álbum de Whitesnake Publicación Enero de 1984 (Reino Unido) Abril de 1984 (Estados Unidos) Grabación 1983 Género(s) Hard rock, Heavy metal …   Wikipedia Español

  • Slide — Slide, v. t. 1. To cause to slide; to thrust along; as, to slide one piece of timber along another. [1913 Webster] 2. To pass or put imperceptibly; to slip; as, to slide in a word to vary the sense of a question. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slide — (v.) O.E. slidan move smoothly, glide, from P.Gmc. *slidanan (Cf. O.H.G. slito, Ger. Schlitten sledge ), from PIE root * (s)lei slide (Cf. Lith. slystu to glide, slide, O.C.S. sledu track, Gk. olisthos slipperiness …   Etymology dictionary