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glide in Linguistics topic

glideglide2 noun [countable]  1 SLIDEa smooth quiet movement that seems to take no effort2 APM technical the act of moving from one musical note to another without a break in sound3 technicalSL a vowel which is made by moving your tongue from one position to anotherdiphthong
Examples from the Corpus
glideSee them nose the long coastline in a glide of perfected instinct.They danced with sweeping gestures and romantic glides.In this short glide you maneuvered the machine to any clearing in range.Only fifty yards further upstream I find a smooth glide along my own bank that looks as though it should hold a few chub.How he was carried forward by the glide.Partly it was Vinny, partly the glide.