from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Archaic A past participle of slide.

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  • v. Past participle of slide

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • p. p. of slide.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Past participle of slide.


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  • Had the republicans won or Hillary, we would surely have slidden off that precipice.

    Clinton, Biden in 2016?

  • That's why we have Obama in the White House; not enough freedom supporters in this back-slidden country.

    CNN Poll: Americans don't want to intervene in Iran election crisis

  • It is clear, to use modern terms, that Lot was back-slidden as was his wife, to her destruction.

    The Original Gay Marriage « Whatever

  • At the time, "Church Girl" had slidden far from grace, feeling cut off from every line of support I had ever known.

    Looking Toward Jerusalem

  • MAIER: You know, the culture has slidden towards Gomorrah.

    CNN Transcript Apr 20, 2007

  • They dispatched the past in a cheery talk; for the face of each was enough to show that it might have been troublous — as all past is — but had slidden into quiet satisfaction now, and a gentle flow of experience.

    Mary Anerley

  • Before you go the fusuma are slidden back, and what was your room becomes part of a great, open, matted space — an arrangement which effectually prevents fustiness.

    Unbeaten Tracks in Japan

  • Why then is this people of Jerusalem slidden back by a perpetual backsliding? they hold fast deceit, they refuse to return.

    Jeremiah 8.

  • All down the hill, descending to our camp, were fragments of columns and of decorated friezes of temples, that had evidently been rolled or had slidden down from their places.

    Byeways in Palestine

  • Whilst the unhappy mother was thus pouring out her heart sorrow, Pollie had crept up, and in loving pity had slidden her small hand into her aged friend's in token of sympathy with her grief.

    Little Pollie Or a Bunch of Violets


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