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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.


(ˈslaɪ dər)

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.
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"


n (Comput: in dialog box) → Schieberegler m
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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.
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.
Yun dominated the 2017-18 Skeleton World Cup season and made a name for himself as one of the top skeleton sliders, racking up five gold and two silver medals prior to the PyeongChang Olympics.
Programmers on Reddit have started a thread under the ProgrammerHumor subreddit where they post some of the worst-made volume control sliders ever seen.
Ever since, the pop-up restaurant usually sighted on Dubai's Kite Surf Beach, Jumeirah, has attracted thousands of visitors, including royals, who line up at the vintage Airstream trailer to grab a bite of its fast-selling sliders and shakes.
com)-- Sliders Seaside Grill of Fernandina Beach, Florida, Bar Manager Sibrina Peck is one of the finalists in the Nation for a chance to be featured on the Food Network's Television Show Chopped by competing in the ABSOLUT Vodka and Thrillist contest for America's Best Bloody at the New York City Wine and Food Festival to be judged by the Cast of Chopped on October 20th, 2013.
Tyler Packaging, a specialist supplier of Flexible Packaging for Human Food, Pet Food and Garden products, have unveiled its latest re-sealable sliders, suitable for almost any convenience packaging need.
In this manner, we could fully account for a pitcher throwing sliders blocked in the dirt that the batter cannot hit, or a batter's particular weakness to a fastball or slider.