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English definition of “glide”

glide

verb (MOVE)    /ɡlaɪd/
[I usually + adv/prep] to move easily without stopping and without effort or noise: She came gliding gracefully into the ballroom in a long, flowing gown. I love my new pen - it just glides across/over the paper.Advancing and moving forward [I usually + adv/prep] to move or progress without difficulty or effort: Some people glide effortlessly through life with no real worries.Advancing and moving forward glide     noun [C] Moving quickly
(Definition of glide verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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