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skid

skid

 
pronunciation:
skId
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a sudden, sideways sliding of a vehicle.
It was scary when the car went into a skid.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: skidded, skidding, skids
definition: to slide suddenly sideways, as a vehicle that has lost traction.
The truck skidded into the restaurant during the blizzard.
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