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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French glisser, from Old French glicier (to slip, slide, glide), from a merger of Old French glacier (to slip, slide) and Old French gliier, glier (to slip, slide, glide), from Old Frankish *glīdan (to slide, glide), from Proto-Germanic *glīdaną (to glide, slide). More at glide.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡli.se/
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VerbEdit

glisser

  1. (intransitive) to slip, to slide, to skid
    se glisser dans ses vêtementsto slip into one's clothes
  2. (intransitive) to glide
  3. (music) to slide

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