Synonyms for glide:
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
sailing, sailplaning, gliding, slide, soaring, semivowel.
move smoothly and quickly on a surface (verb)
glissade, windblown, blow over, slither, blow down.
skulk, sneak, slink, slippage, lurk, prowl, pussyfoot.
slip, creep, steal.
Usage examples for glide:
- Call your servants and point me out to them as a madman, who has dared to glide into your room; whose passion has made him blind and wild. - "Berlin and Sans-Souci", Louise Muhlbach.
- Blessed he who, lulled in rapture's dreamy shade, Glides, as I glide, the deep fall gladly down. - "Poems of The Second Period", Frederich Schiller.