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English definition of “slip”

slip

verb (SLIDE)    /slɪp/ (-pp-)
B1 [I] to slide without intending to: She slipped on the ice. Careful you don't slip - there's water on the floor. The razor slipped while he was shaving and he cut himself.Advancing and moving forward C2 [I] to move out of the correct position: Her hat had slipped over one eye. He could feel the rope slipping out of his grasp.
(Definition of slip verb (SLIDE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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