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glissade

glis·sade

glissade

 
pronunciation:
glih seId [or] glih sad
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a controlled, skillful slide down a snowy or icy slope while on skis, a toboggan, or the like.
definition 2: in dance, a gliding step.
similar words:
glide
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: glissaded, glissades, glissading
definition: to execute a glissade.
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