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English definition of “slide”


noun [C usually singular] (WORSE STATE)    /slaɪd/
the process of moving into a worse state , often through lack of control or care : The government must take measures , he said, to halt the country's slide into recession .Deteriorating and making worse
(Definition of slide noun (WORSE STATE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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