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glide across (something)

To move across a surface or area in a very smooth manner, similar to floating. Those ballroom dancers are very talented—they just seem to glide across the dance floor!
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glide away (from someone or something)

To move across a surface or area in a very smooth manner, similar to floating. The swans glided away from us as we got closer to the water's edge.
See also: away, glide, someone

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 winds happened to be pretty good at the surface that day, so we took this to a nearby airport and did some power-idle glides straight in to the runway.
The talus glides anteriorly placing the narrow portion of the talus in the ankle mortis, a less stable position.
"We were deeply saddened to hear of the damage done to the monuments in Oakwood Cemetery and want to do what we can to help," said Todd Masinter, owner of Triangle Glides.
affecting glide distance are forest structure and tree height, with denser forest of smaller trees reducing the possibility for long glides.
Launching from a 10-meter height, Chrysopelea paradisi snakes regularly glide outward 10 meters, and Socha has witnessed a champion glide of 21 meters.
Dziczek-Karlikowska discusses the phonology of glides and nasals in Polish and English on the basis of evidence coming from spelling and pronunciation errors.
The FAA's Airplane Flying Handbook FAA-H-8083-3A, recommends practicing glides with the propeller in flat pitch/high rpm.
The app calculates the emergency landing glide path based on the glide ratio between best and worst--essentially the way pilots doing competition spot landings do their glides.
Dr Roeland de Kat, research fellow in the aerodynamics and flight mechanics research group, says: "What interests me is that aerodynamic efficiency is not the dominant factor in determining glide efficiency.
Begin your modification by trimming the studs on three glides to about 1/2-inch--you don't want their sharp points penetrating through the scope's base.
Well, these two types of roll-out trays, which ride on smooth-action ball-bearing drawer glides, will get everything out in the open and let you find exactly what you need at a glance.
Leg Leveling Glides are available in a variety of stem heights, thread sizes, point styles, and base shapes.