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English definition of “slip”

slip

verb [I] (GET WORSE)    /slɪp/ (-pp-)
to go into a worse state, often because of lack of control or care: Productivity in the factory has slipped quite noticeably in the last year.Deteriorating and making worse
(Definition of slip verb (GET WORSE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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