French English Dictionary

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glisser in English:

1. slip slip

Slip on your shoes.
He knows that his critics are waiting to pounce on any slip that he makes.
It's a good idea to bring something to slip on over your bathing suit.
Certainly there is nothing that will separate people more, and nothing so easy to slip into.
The exchange unfolding in front of my eyes had not a single millimetre of a gap in which for me to slip.
The stages of psychosexual development—oral, anal, phallic, latent, and genital—turn out to be one big Freudian slip, betraying severe anal retention on the part of the taxonomist.
If you sleep on your back it's easier for your upper airway to be obstructed because your tongue, uvula, etc. slip towards the back of your throat.
A Freudian slip is when you mean one thing, but you say your mother.
It wasn't my slip. (To nie była moja pomyłka.) There was a slip in her documents, did you correct it? (W jej dokumentach był błąd, poprawiłeś to?)
A single slip could be very dangerous, considering how high up the mountain they were.
I made just an accidental slip.
Clean spills immediately to avoid slips
Give me some slip, if you want to have my number.
people end up hospitalized every year from slipping on dog poop
Just one slip and you'll be mistaken for a troll and flamed.

English word "glisser"(slip) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Truth" (Émile Zola)
Fiches du livre - "Poems" (Theodore Maynard)
Fiches du livre - "The Gray Mask" (Wadsworth Camp)
Fiches du livre - "Doctor Cupid" (Rhoda Broughton)
Fiches du livre - "Mary Lamb" (Anne Burrows Gilchr...

2. glide glide

A bird can glide through the air without moving its wings.
Kennedy seemed to glide through life.
The small boat glided silently down the river.
Some people glide effortlessly through life with no real worries.
I love my new pen - it just glides across/over the paper.
could just glide along.

English word "glisser"(glide) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Chats to 'Cello Students" (Arth...
Fiches du livre - "Fort Jefferson National Monumen...
Fiches du livre - "An Heroic Epistle to the Right ...
Fiches du livre - "The Nursery, January 1881, Vol....