Definitions for skid

Definitions for (noun) skid

Main entry: skid, slip, sideslip

Definition: an unexpected slide

Main entry: brake shoe, skid, shoe

Definition: a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation

Main entry: skid

Definition: one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects

Definitions for (verb) skid

Main entry: skid, slew, slide, slip, slue

Definition: move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner

Usage: the wheels skidded against the sidewalk

Main entry: skid

Definition: slide without control

Usage: the car skidded in the curve on the wet road

Main entry: skid

Definition: apply a brake or skid to

Main entry: skid

Definition: elevate onto skids

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