Signs for SLIDE

Meaning: To move along a smooth surface while maintaining continuous contact with it.

To slide on a playground apparatus or a smooth chute for children; a structure with a smooth sloping surface for children to slide down.

Pronunciation/articulation: Dominant "U" handshape, palm down, slides down the non-dominant (passive) "U" handshape, palm down.

There can be different signs for "slide" that involves grammar and classifiers. For example, use the classifier handshape "C" for a container or cylindrical object that slips off the table or other surface.

Related signs: SLIP, GLIDE. SLITHER, SKID.

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