Synonyms and Antonyms for slide-action

1. slide action (n.)

action mechanism in a modern rifle or shotgun; a back and forward motion of a sliding lever ejects the empty shell case and cocks the firearm and loads a new round


6. action (n.)

the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism


7. slide (v.)

move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner


8. slide (v.)

to pass or move unobtrusively or smoothly

Synonyms: Antonyms:

9. slide (v.)

move smoothly along a surface


10. slide (n.)

a small flat rectangular piece of glass on which specimens can be mounted for microscopic study