How to use Skid in a sentence as a noun

Or is the wheel fixed compatible such that you're fine with people skid/skip stopping?

But then I saw the skid-marks leading across the verge from the road, and I realised this was a bit more serious.

We have cars that can detect when the brakes are locking and fix it, so that you never go into a skid.

There's a link to the SR-71 manual, where I found this gem, in the takeoff section:"The tires may skid with the brakes on at high engine thrust.

How to use Skid in a sentence as a verb

If the suction fan malfunctioned, all downforce would be lost and the car would skid off the track.

There is a tight tolerance to maintain between the "air skid" and the wall of the tube, but the air skid is mounted on a suspension system that is probably intended to deal with small variations away from the ideal tube shape.

He managed to kick my back tire, and I skid to a halt and dismount.

Two weeks later and they have a wifi controlled skid-steer robot prototype running using the Rasp.

Skid definitions


one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects


a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation

See also: shoe


an unexpected slide

See also: slip sideslip


slide without control; "the car skidded in the curve on the wet road"


elevate onto skids


apply a brake or skid to


move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"

See also: slip slue slew slide