Part of speech:
(Intransitive) To pass along smoothly or unobservedly; to move gently onward without friction or hindrance.
A downward slope; a declivity:
Descent is defined as going downward or falling, the decline of a population or area's moral values, or an individual's ethnic background.
(Geol., Mining) The downward inclination of a stratum or vein, with reference to a horizontal plane
To cause to move smoothly and quickly; to slide; to convey gently or secretly.
Glide is defined as to move easily or flow smoothly.
To be disposed of by sale:
To be slowed or stopped by or as if by the operation of a brake.
To sail along or near the coast of
To unintentionally rub or scrape on a surface.
To cut down trees and transport the logs to a sawmill
To bake (fish) on a piece of cedar lumber.
(Politics) To include in a political platform
To fall or drop straight downward
To range in a line.
A slender stem that grows horizontally and puts down roots to form new plants. Strawberries spread by runners.
To equip an object with a protection against wear.
To slide sideways and downward in skiing.
(Intransitive) To pass lightly; to glide along in an even, smooth course; to glide along near the surface.
To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
To turn aside or deviate to avoid impact.
To surmount as a timber does.
To cause to lose position, status, or fortune:
To shift clockwise in direction, as from north to northeast. Used of the wind.
An exaggerated fall, especially by a hockey player, intended to draw a penalty against an opponent.
A downward course; a decline:
The downward part of a swing, as of a golf club
A downward trend, esp. a financial one
A downward trend, as in business activity
A trace or hint:
A noticeable decrease:
A marked, often sudden, decline in status, rank, or importance:
(Economics) A rapid fall in price or value.
(Informal) A heavy, rash investment or speculation
To perform a nosedive.
To go down slowly; fall or descend gradually
An increasing or becoming increased
A block or plate curved to fit the shape of a wheel or drum and forced against it to act as a brake
To turn about an axis:
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