Slipper

Definition of Slipper

Slip´per
n.1.One who, or that which, slips.
2.A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease, and worn in undress; a slipshoe.
3.A kind of apron or pinafore for children.
4.A kind of brake or shoe for a wagon wheel.
5.(Mach.) A piece, usually a plate, applied to a sliding piece, to receive wear and afford a means of adjustment; - also called shoe, and gib.
Slipper animalcule
(Zool.) a ciliated infusorian of the genus Paramecium.
Slipper flower
(Bot.) Slipperwort.
Slipper limpet
(Zool.) a boat shell.
a.1.Slippery.
O! trustless state of earthly things, and slipper hope
Of mortal men.
- Spenser.

Related Words

human, individual, mortal, person, skidder, slider, somebody, someone, soul
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