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skidverb [I]

 us   /skɪd/ (-dd-)
(esp. of a ​vehicle) to ​slideunintentionally on a ​surface: His ​car skidded on a ​patch of ​ice. fig. Stock ​prices skidded again today (= they ​droppedsuddenly).

skidnoun [C]

 us   /skɪd/
an ​unintentionalslidingmovement, 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 ​losefrequently).
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skidnoun [C]

uk   us   /skɪd/ US COMMERCE, PRODUCTION, TRANSPORT
→  pallet
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Translations of “skid”
in Korean 미끄러지다…
in Arabic يَنْزَلِق…
in Malaysian tergelincir…
in French déraper…
in Russian заносить (об автомобиле)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指車輛)打滑…
in Italian slittare…
in Turkish patinaj yapmak, kaymak…
in Polish wpaść w poślizg…
in Spanish derrapar, patinar…
in Vietnamese chèn, chặn…
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 Chinese (Simplified) (尤指车辆)打滑…
in Indonesian tergelincir…
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