Definition of SLIPS

noun : SLIPS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 3. (

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

  • 4. (

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

  • 5. (

    ) a young and slender person; "he's a mere slip of a lad" ;

  • 7. (

    ) an accidental misstep threatening (or causing) a fall; "he blamed his slip on the ice"; "the jolt caused many slips and a few spills" ;

  • 9. (

    ) artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material ;

verb : SLIPS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) move stealthily; "The ship slipped away in the darkness" ;

  • 2. (

    ) insert inconspicuously or quickly or quietly; "He slipped some money into the waiter's hand" ;

  • 5. (

    ) move smoothly and easily; "the bolt slipped into place"; "water slipped from the polished marble" ;

  • 7. (

    ) pass on stealthily; "He slipped me the key when nobody was looking" ;

  • 8. (

    ) move easily; "slip into something comfortable" ;

  • 9. (

    ) cause to move with a smooth or sliding motion; "he slipped the bolt into place" ;