How to use slip in a sentence. Example sentences using slip.
Slip used in a sentence
How to use Slip in a sentence as a noun
If you want to be perfectly safe, you'll never leave your house in case you catch a germ, get in a car accident or even slip on a banana peel.
" There are a lot of engineers who operate in that mode, do their assigned tasks at an acceptable quality level and without too much schedule slip.
Moreover, a slip opinion is replaced within a few months by a paginated version of the case in the preliminary print, and--one year after the issuance of that print--by the final version of the case in a U. S. Reports bound volume.
In case of discrepancies between the print and electronic versions of a slip opinion, the print version controls.
In case of discrepancies between the slip opinion and any later official version of the opinion, the later version controls.
As was shown on a recent post - Linus reverted to swearing in his native tongue because English wasn't sufficiently rude enough for him, and those who let the fuckup slip through all admitted their fault and identified that they would take steps to ensure it didn't happen again.
Things settled down...But, as they often do, stress started creeping back into my life and my habits started to slip.
It's taken me quite awhile to get back to being a normal, nice, human being, sometimes I still slip up in real life.
Being able to slip in and out of each role when appropriate is very healthy and far from insincere.
No, researchers could theoretically slip a difficult-to-detect trojan into Ivy Bridge if they controlled the manufacturing process for the chip.
How to use Slip in a sentence as a verb
Sure, the industry has some slimeballs and some slip through, but not so brazenly, and they at least are supposed to feel bad about it.
Yeah, I saw the company slip in the "Open-source software is a community product and you may not use our co-bundles with it" line.
Sometimes food producers slip and ship contaminated products which **** people.
Well, the middle manager miscalculated and let it slip.
" It's tempting to slip back into a world where you're not benefiting anybody and profiting thereby.
Yes, they may do it for a bit, but then they slip and get a coffee one morning.
Ever scarier, while juggling 100 other startup tasks, you might let a bad candidate slip through the cracks, into the interview process, and then actually hire them.
I can tell you, unequivocally, that the users of our product have a distinct lack of tolerance with regard to "lack of attention to detail".We've had a debug message or two slip through to production, and the conversation that follows is never comfortable.
It is his fault for letting things slip and not managing it properly so it could finish on time.
If in the course of a lecture I stated an unsolved problem, the chances were he'd come to me at the end of the lecture with the complete solution scribbled on a slip of paper.
a minor inadvertent mistake usually observed in speech or writing or in small accidents or memory lapses etc.
potter's clay that is thinned and used for coating or decorating ceramics
a part (sometimes a root or leaf or bud) removed from a plant to propagate a new plant through rooting or grafting
See also: cutting
a young and slender person; "he's a mere slip of a lad"
an accidental misstep threatening (or causing) a fall; "he blamed his slip on the ice"; "the jolt caused many slips and a few spills"
See also: trip
a slippery smoothness; "he could feel the slickness of the tiller"
artifact consisting of a narrow flat piece of material
See also: strip
a small sheet of paper; "a receipt slip"
bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow; "the burglar carried his loot in a pillowcase"
a flight maneuver; aircraft slides sideways in the air
See also: sideslip
move stealthily; "The ship slipped away in the darkness"
See also: steal
insert inconspicuously or quickly or quietly; "He slipped some money into the waiter's hand"
move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; "the wheels skidded against the sidewalk"
get worse; "My grades are slipping"
move smoothly and easily; "the bolt slipped into place"; "water slipped from the polished marble"
to make a mistake or be incorrect
See also: mistake
pass on stealthily; "He slipped me the key when nobody was looking"
See also: sneak
move easily; "slip into something comfortable"
cause to move with a smooth or sliding motion; "he slipped the bolt into place"
pass out of one's memory