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Ten minutes later, a combination involving O’Hara, Press and Lloyd resulted in Rapinoe’s sliding finish from close range — her 57th goal in 173 appearances.

The following morning, damage was found to a sliding-glass door at the residence.

He fired 10 times, through a window and a sliding-glass door, Cameron said.

It also has a threaded bottle neck to keep cap on securely, and a texturized skid-resistant bottom to help prevent sliding of countertops.

This slipping and sliding can produce earthquakes and volcanoes.

Sliding around beneath the surface of Los Angeles is something dark, primordial, and without form.

Each room has its own swimming pool and sliding walls made of glass.

Or perhaps EBT programs could permit the purchase of ethical items based on a sliding price scale.

Paddling across the glassy flat surface feels like sliding through warm butter.

In France, parents pay for their childcare on a sliding scale based on their income—the rest is subsidized by the government.

MacRae was scrambling and sliding down from above, barely distinguishable against the bank.

From where he sat, both figures were above him, sheltered halfway up the long sliding slope.

He stepped out on to the balcony, followed by Nigel, and pulled out from the recess the first of the sliding doors.

Peremptorily the steel magnates refused to continue the sliding scale previously agreed upon as a guarantee of peace.

Then there was a roar of sliding stones, and Weston, dropping on his knees, flung an arm about the girl.


On this page you'll find 53 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sliding, such as: downward, cascading, declining, depressed, descending, and downgrade.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.