Definition of Sliping
1. slipe [v] - See also: slipe
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sliping
Literary usage of Sliping
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette (1836)
"If the bearing of a diagonal joint is the same as the ends, it is then called a sliping-end; if in the direction of the clog-head, then it is called a ..."
2. Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel Manufacturers edited by Sholto Percy, Perry Fairfax Nursey (1836)
"Diagonal Joints. These are called slipes by the workmen. If the bearing- of a diagonal joint is the same as the ends, it is then called a sliping-end ..."
3. Publications by English Dialect Society (1882)
"Л ' sliping cut,' or a slipe (with its related noun understood), ia a cut of some length. Also, figuratively. To ' slipe away,' is to steal off. ..."
4. Collections by Minisink Valley Historical Society, Connecticut Historical Society (1882)
"But when I came to my own Gate, going in, I fell down, a board sliping under my Left foot, my right Legg raised off the skin, and put me to a great deal of ..."
5. Maryland Historical Magazine by Maryland Historical Society (1915)
"... on Account of their prodigious steep banks sliping & tumbling as the river Banks do, which causes those Creeks both great & small to have large and ..."
6. The Connecticut Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly by William Farrand Felch, George C. Atwell, H. Phelps Arms, Frances Trevelyan Miller (1906)
"... to Prevent thare fingers sliping thay soon had his head as Smooth as a Bottle. He washt up and I Put a white Shirt on him which Made the fellow so ..."