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Definition of "slipping" []

  • Present participle of slip. (verb)
  • The act of something that slips; a slip; a skidding or sudden loosening motion. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "slipping" in a sentence
  • "There was real purpose from him this round, he knew what was at stake and no doubt felt the title slipping away from him."
  • "Wake up your numbers are slipping, is that big bad republican machine too."
  • "Economists polled by Dow Jones predict it will fall from a 50.9 reading in July to 49.1—slipping, in other words, below the 50 level that indicates expansion."