• Slipper Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A kind of brake or shoe for a wagon wheel.
  2. (n.) A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease, and worn in undress; a slipshoe.
  3. (n.) One who, or that which, slips.
  4. (n.) A kind of apron or pinafore for children.
  5. (a.) Slippery.
  6. (n.) A piece, usually a plate, applied to a sliding piece, to receive wear and afford a means of adjustment; -- also called shoe, and gib.

Skidder, Slider,

• Slippery Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Wanton; unchaste; loose in morals.
  2. (a.) Uncertain in effect.
  3. (a.) Unstable; changeable; mutable; uncertain; inconstant; fickle.
  4. (a.) Liable to slip; not standing firm.
  5. (a.) Not affording firm ground for confidence; as, a slippery promise.
  6. (a.) Not easily held; liable or apt to slip away.
  7. (a.) Having the quality opposite to adhesiveness; allowing or causing anything to slip or move smoothly, rapidly, and easily upon the surface; smooth; glib; as, oily substances render things slippery.

Slippy, Tricky,

• Slipperness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Slipperiness.