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slid·er

 (slī′dər)
n.
1. One that slides: The snowy hill was filled with young sliders.
2. Baseball A fast pitch released with the index and middle fingers close together and slightly off center so that it breaks in the same direction as a curve ball as it approaches the plate.
3. A small hamburger served on a small bun, usually as a snack or appetizer.
4. Any of various turtles of the genus Trachemys, especially T. scripta subsp. elegans of North America, having a red stripe behind the eye and often kept as a pet.

slid•er

(ˈslaɪ dər)

n.
1. a person or thing that slides.
2. a fast-pitched baseball that curves slightly and sharply in front of a batter, away from the side from which it was thrown.
[1520–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.slider - a person who slips or slides because of loss of traction
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
snowboarder - someone who slides down snow-covered slopes while standing on a snowboard
2.slider - someone who races the luge
sledder - someone who rides a sled
3.slider - freshwater turtle of United States and South America; frequently raised commercially; some young sold as pets
turtle - any of various aquatic and land reptiles having a bony shell and flipper-like limbs for swimming
genus Pseudemys, Pseudemys - sliders; red-bellied terrapin
4.slider - a fastball that curves slightly away from the side from which it was thrown
fastball, heater, hummer, bullet, smoke - (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke"
Translations

slider

n (Comput: in dialog box) → Schieberegler m
References in classic literature ?
See here, then,' said Squeers, accompanying his remarks with appropriate action, 'I fill the glass from the bottle, and I say "Your health, Slider," and empty it; then I rinse it genteelly with a little drop, which I'm forced to throw into the fire--hallo
I'm a sort of a lawyer, Slider, of first-rate standing, and understanding too; I'm the intimate friend and confidential adwiser of pretty nigh every man, woman, and child that gets themselves into difficulties by being too nimble with their fingers, I'm--'
And that reminds me,' he added, handing her the glass, 'if you want me to give you my opinion of them deeds, and tell you what you'd better keep and what you'd better burn, why, now's your time, Slider.
And now you're up, my Slider,' bawled Squeers, as she rose to fetch them, 'bolt the door.
Take care of that, Slider, literally for God's sake.
When the house was out of sight, I sat, with my bird-cage in the straw at my feet, forward on the low seat to look out of the high window, watching the frosty trees, that were like beautiful pieces of spar, and the fields all smooth and white with last night's snow, and the sun, so red but yielding so little heat, and the ice, dark like metal where the skaters and sliders had brushed the snow away.
South Korea's skeleton slider Yun Sung-bin made history by becoming the first Asian to stand on an Olympic podium not just for skeleton, but any winter sliding event.
Tenders are invited for Procurement of slider left for qty 16 nos and slider right for qty 24 nos Product Category : Machinery and machining tools
Apparently they try to outdo each other in making the worst volume control slider.
com)-- An innovative new product designed for those who enjoy cooking on charcoal grills, the Grill Slider, has been developed by Charles Somenek of Streamwood, Illinois.
com (available in sizes 28D-38G) Yellow sandals, PS35, Miss Selfridge finishing touches 5 The must-have sandal of the season is the pool slider.
The new slider system is designed for high-performance packages that require strong top and end retention values, whilst allowing for easy gripping and ease of access to the product.