a spoon handle cut obliquely at the end from top to bottom.
- Slip step
noun 1. a dance step made by moving the left foot one step sideways and closing the right foot to the left foot: used when dancing in a circle during Scottish reels and jigs
noun, Informal. 1. slide rule. slippery slope
verb (used with or without object), Sewing. 1. to sew with slip stitches. noun, Sewing. 1. a loose stitch taken between two layers of fabric, as on a facing or hem, so as to be invisible on the right side or outside surface, used in stoating. noun 1. a sewing stitch for securing hems, etc, […]
noun, Also, slip stream 1. Aeronautics. the airstream pushed back by a revolving aircraft propeller. Compare backwash (def 2), wash (def 31). 2. the airstream generating reduced air pressure and forward suction directly behind a rapidly moving vehicle. verb (used without object) 3. to ride in the slipstream of a fast-moving vehicle. noun 1. Also […]