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Overview of noun skid

The noun skid has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. skid

(one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects)

2. brake shoe, shoe, skid

(a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation)

3. skid, slip, sideslip

(an unexpected slide)

Overview of verb skid

The verb skid has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) skid

(slide without control; "the car skidded in the curve on the wet road")

2. skid

(elevate onto skids)

3. skid

(apply a brake or skid to)

4. skid, slip, slue, slew, slide

(move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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