What is another word for slider?

Pronunciation: [slˈa͡ɪdə] (IPA)

Slider, originally a term for small hamburgers, has become a versatile word in modern times, used for a wide range of things that slide, glide, or move. Some synonyms for slider include glider, mover, slipper, skater, scoot, and navigator. Others include moving parts or sections, such as an adjustable slider, a sliding door, or a slider window. There are also kitchen gadgets like a cheese grater, a mandolin slicer, and a pastry cutter that can all be described as a slider. In technology, there are volume sliders, image sliders, and even sliders for adjusting brightness and contrast. Whatever your need, there is a slider out there to fit it.

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Usage examples for Slider

Should it be preferred to make the circuit of Mosedale on the return journey, an equally fine glissade may be enjoyed from Dore Head; but the screes require judicious selection and dexterity on the part of the slider.
"Climbing in The British Isles. Vol. 1 - England"
W. P. Haskett Smith
"To suffer all things, to endure all things, is the duty of true love, and therefore of yours; but you must not allow the most indissoluble of all bonds to unite you to him till the back-slider has learnt to walk firmly.
"The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers"
Georg Ebers
487, in which the upper slide is pivoted at its centre to the cross slide and may be swung at an angle thereto and secured in its adjusted position by the bolt at F. The projection at the bottom of the lower slider fits between the shears of the lathe and holds the lower slider parallel with the line of lathe centres, which causes the slide rest to cut all faces at a sight angle to the work axis whether the feed traverse slide be set to turn parallel or taper.
"Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II"
Joshua Rose

Famous quotes with Slider

  • If I ever find a pitcher who has heat, a good curve, and a slider, I might seriously consider marrying him, or at least proposing.
    Sparky Anderson
  • To get the feel of how the slider should roll off of your index finger, use this grip and practice at half speed and roughly half the distance to the mound.
    Steve Carlton
  • Later, I could take something off my slider and I could make my fastball sink, so I really had four pitches.
    Dennis Eckersley
  • I was always a self-proclaimed poor slider.
    Willie Stargell
  • While we were being bombed in Dresden, sitting in a cellar with our arms over our heads in case the ceiling fell, one slider said as though he were a duchess in a mansion on a cold and rainy night, “I wonder what the poor people are doing tonight.” Nobody laughed, but we were still all glad he said it.
    Kurt Vonnegut

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