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skid

verb [I]  us   /skɪd/ (-dd-)
(esp. of a vehicle) to slide unintentionally on a surface: His car skidded on a patch of ice. fig. Stock prices skidded again today (= they dropped suddenly).

skid

noun [C]  us   /skɪd/
an unintentional sliding movement, esp. of a vehicle: The roads were slick, and we went into a skid. fig. They won three games, then went into a skid (= begin to lose frequently).
Translations of “skid”
in Arabic يَنْزَلِق…
in Korean 미끄러지다…
in Malaysian tergelincir…
in French déraper…
in Turkish patinaj yapmak, kaymak…
in Italian slittare…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指車輛)打滑…
in Russian заносить (об автомобиле)…
in Polish wpaść w poślizg…
in Vietnamese chèn, chặn…
in Spanish derrapar, patinar…
in Portuguese derrapar…
in Thai ลื่น…
in German rutschen…
in Catalan patinar, derrapar…
in Japanese (車などが)横滑りする…
in Indonesian tergelincir…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指车辆)打滑…
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