To move in a sinuous or gliding manner:
To move furtively
To slide is defined as to smoothly move over a surface, or to shift down or decrease.
Glide is defined as to move easily or flow smoothly.
To creep is defined as to move slowly and quietly while close to the ground.
Coast means to sail along or near an oceanside, to slide down an incline.
To pass gradually or smoothly; slip:
To move in or as in waves; move sinuously
To move sideways in a turn because of insufficient banking. Used of an airplane.
To stir the emotions:
To move or go slowly or feebly
To move quietly and stealthily so as to avoid being seen or heard; go furtively
Find another word for slithering. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for slithering, like: snaking, lurking, sliding, gliding, creeping, coasting, slipping, lapsing, undulating, skidding and moving.