Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Slip"

The meaning of "Slip" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa slipping up?
A: making a mistake (usually when speaking).
Q: O que significa slip up?
A: to make a mistake,, could also be used as a noun :)
Q: O que significa to slip back?
A: It kind of implies you are returning to bad habits/behaviors unintentionally. for example, "I have been trying to eat healthier but I slipped back into eating junk food again!"
Q: O que significa slip?
A: In this case I think it means "a fraction".
Q: O que significa 'pink slip'?
A: @EddieWu: oh I see now yes that is another form of it in America when you get fired from your job you get a pink slip I think that's what you're referring to

Example sentences using "Slip"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com slip through one's finger.
A: It should be "slip through one's fingers," plural. If you let something slip through your fingers, that means you were trying to keep it but failed. You can imagine trying to hold a handful of sand, but the sand pours down and slips out of your hand between your fingers.
Example: "I thought I was guaranteed that promotion, but I got complacent and let it slip through my fingers."
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com slip away.
A: examples:
1: This is a deal on shoes, buy one get the second one free and a coupon for 50% your next purchase. Do not let this opportunity slip away, shop 1-800-I buy shoes today.

2: The introvert slipped away from the conversation feeling a bit burned out from all the talkative people.

3: "Where did Jane go? I needed her for this big upcoming project Manager Steven asked us to work on. "

"Oh, dear. Jane just slipped away to go pick up her kids from school."



Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com pink slip.
A: pink slip = fired, terminated, let go.
Tom was caught making out with his co-worker on the boss's desk, he will probably get a pink slip Tomorrow.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com slip one’s mind .
A: I was supposed to buy milk on my way home from work, but it slipped my mind.
I'll set a reminder next time so it doesn't slip my mind.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com slip a notch.
A: The quality of his work has slipped a few notches.
<--- That is the only sentence I can think of right now. :-$

Synonyms of "Slip" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre slip e skid ?
A: “Skid” is used when something is trying to stop but continues forward. Often cars skid when they try to stop but ice or rain makes it difficult.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre slip e slide ?
A: Slip = accidentally slide
Q: Qual é a diferença entre slip e skid ?
A: Slip is used when it is a mistake, you sometimes slip and fall. Slipping happens when you lose your balance. Typically it is when you are on your feet. Skid is very similar, but when you are driving. You can lose balance and skid across the roads.

“Walk slow on the ice so you don’t slip!”

“That car skidded across the parking lot”
Q: Qual é a diferença entre She let slip the secret. e She let the cat out of the bag. ?
A: They are the same. The second one is an idiom.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre slip e slide ?
A: Slip is usually an accident. When you slip, you will accidentally slide.

Slide is continuous contact with something usually due to gravity or something smooth.

Translations of "Slip"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? slip
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? slip by
A: Slip by
Pronounced as slip bahy
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? slip
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)?
I love slip
A: To be honest, I don't know what you're trying to say but here's how it's pronounced )))

Other questions about "Slip"

Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar i slip vs i sleep.
A: sounds good!! :)
Q: " spoken slip", "a slip of tongue", are they same? Which is commonly used?
A: where I am from, I haven't heard "spoken slip" being used before, although it'd be easy to understand what you mean ("to say something you didn't mean to say")

"a slip of the tongue" is more commonly used.
Q: ​‎■Delivery Slip & Receipt
We do not make a delivery slip.
As for the receipt, it is possible to make for customers who make the payment by "Bank Transfer" or "Kantan Kessai".
But please let us know in advance that you need receipt.
We will put the customer's name, cost, proviso, and date on it.
The receipt will be shipped with items that you purchased. We do not accept to ship them separately.
As for the COD, receipt will come with shipping label from shipping companies. soa natural?
A: ​‎■Delivery Slip & Receipt
We do not issue a delivery slip.
As for the receipt, it is possible to issue it for customers who make the payment through bank transfer or "Kantan Kessai".
But please let us know in advance that you need a receipt.
We will put the customer's name, cost, proviso, and date on it.
The receipt will be shipped with the items that you purchased. We do not agree to ship them separately.
As for the COD, the receipt will come with the shipping label from shipping companies.
Q: Please slip both a regular and an express tickets into a ticket slot. soa natural?
A: Please put both the express and regular ticket together into the ticket slot.
Q: Please slip a regular ticket and an express ticket together into the automatic gate. soa natural?
A: Please insert a regular and express ticket into ticket slot.

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