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glide across something

to float or slide across something. The skaters glided across the frozen expanse of the river. The small plane glided across the sky.
See also: across, glide

glide away (from someone or something)

to slide or float away from someone or something. The skaters glided away from the center of the rink. The canoes glided away from the judge who had started off the canoe race.
See also: away, glide
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The delicious monotony of life in our calm seclusion flowed on with me, like a smooth stream with a swimmer who glides down the current.
We decided to launch Glide Engage on the Google Android T-Mobile MyTouch and G1 Phones first because we like the openness of the Google Android OS platform and the T-Mobile MyTouch and G1 Phones are excellent for web browsing," said TransMedia Chairman & CEO, Donald Leka.
Glide Pharma will use the funds to scale up the manufacturing process for its proprietary Glide SDI solid dose injector system, including both the drug product and device.
Now you can use Glide on your Samsung Galaxy S3, Samsung Galaxy Note 2, HTC Droid DNA, LG Nexus 4, Motorola Droid Razr Maxx HD, Google Nexus 7 Tablet, Amazon Kindle Fire HD and any Android device running Gingerbread version 2.
With a single login, Glide provides instant access to your personal data wherever it is stored.
The Annual Warren Buffett Lunch Charity Auction listed on eBay, benefits San Francisco's Glide Foundation.
The Glide OS platform supports both public distribution and private sharing on the web.
The new Glide Child Email Filter is a parent's best friend intercepting all emails sent to your child's inbox and making them viewable first by a parent.
In this way, Glide services are always available when searching the web, social networking, storing and editing your files in the cloud and syncing with your desktop(s).
The Annual Warren Buffett Lunch Charity Auction listed on eBay benefits San Francisco's Glide Foundation.
No matter what tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer you use, Glide makes it easy to securely share your videos, music, documents and photos with everyone.
Glide Technologies has successfully completed five investment rounds, and is supported by a consortium of institutional and private technology investors, including Invesco Perpetual, Oxford Technology Venture Capital Trusts, Oxford Capital Partners and Hygea VCT.
Glide's delivery system, the Glide SDI, is an innovative approach for the parenteral administration of drugs, which uses a novel solid dose formulation delivered using the company's proprietary injector.