Glide in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Glide

(intransitive) To move softly, smoothly, or effortlessly. | (intransitive) To fly unpowered, as of an aircraft. Also relates to gliding birds and flying fish. | (transitive) To cause to glide.

Short Example Sentence for Glide

  • 1. The minutes glide by slowly. 🔊
  • 2. How merrily now glide the hours away! 🔊
  • 3. We must lie on our backs and glide down sideways. 🔊
  • 4. Then he seemed to glide off in the direction of the setting sun. 🔊
  • 5. Sure an evening so calm and so bright will glide peacefully on to the end. 🔊
  • 6. At eight p.m., silently under the stars, we glide in among the timbers. 🔊
  • 7. As the moments glide away, Our temple which the world may not see. 🔊
  • 8. And thou, a ghost, amid the entombing trees Didst glide away. 🔊
  • 9. Happily, their glide ratios didn't seem to be any better than his own. 🔊

How to use Glide in Sentence?

  • 1. I could see it splash upon the rocks and glide slowly down the sides of the cone. 🔊
  • 2. And my happiness for the moment, is to glide forth upon the bosom of that lake with you. 🔊
  • 3. He seemed almost to fear that at the news he brought she would glide out of his grasp like snow. 🔊
  • 4. Whilst rocks thus glide one into the other, the fossil remains that they contain do likewise. 🔊
  • 5. Harper taking care to glide away, lest they should suspect what she had so unintentionally heard. 🔊
  • 6. But as you glide nearer still you see that the forest is not lifeless, nor its branches deserted. 🔊
  • 7. Not till they were both quietly sleeping did Tony glide softly out of the stable. 🔊
  • 8. Most of the remainder, as the weeks pass, glide into something like a routine of occupations. 🔊
  • 9. We embark upon a ray of light, and glide rapidly to the portals of our Universe. 🔊
  • 10. Over the slippery boards, in dance of death, glide jealousies, disappointments, lust, despair. 🔊
  • 11. Begging friars, tanned like red Indians, glide by, hot and grimy (thank Heaven! 🔊
  • 12. Perhaps she was used to have her pets glide from her, dancing out indifferently into the merry world. 🔊
  • 13. It seemed to glide further and further on the beach, as if the ship were being lifted and driven inland. 🔊
  • 14. Buck lay down with a sound that was almost a moan and the boat took up its silent glide toward safety. 🔊
  • 15. He didn't seem really to run, only to glide along the ghostly streets and passages. 🔊
  • 16. In less than five minutes the first of the stowed seaplanes was ready to glide down the inclined platform to take to flight. 🔊
  • 17. The evergreen oaks hang in such masses over the waves that the boatmen glide under their branches, and often sleep cradled in their arms. 🔊
  • 18. The sun was just down, and with the mildness of the air, and quiet glide of the boat on the water, it was quite enchanting. 🔊
  • 19. They watched canoe after canoe glide up and empty its load of soldiers, not speaking as they watched, but thinking each the same thought. 🔊
  • 20. Seated is Shylock before an hour-glass, and trying to count the grains of sand as they glide through. 🔊
  • 21. A brilliant sunset flames across the heavens, and we glide across a golden sea as a fitting prelude to unknown realms of enchantment. 🔊
  • 22. If one is only moving along swiftly enough, one has impetus to glide over minor impediments without being stopped or turned aside by them. 🔊
  • 23. He discovered, with satisfaction, that the current was taking him toward the northern shore of the lake, and he allowed himself to glide with it. 🔊
  • 24. Crouching flat to the ground, they glide after the startled birds with a snake-like movement, now stopping, now running swiftly in. 🔊
  • 25. It was busy work for the eyes to the right and left, with the great proportion of beauty, and the rapid glide of their fairy-like boats. 🔊
  • 26. It was delightful to glide along over a sea of light so richly tinted, among those graceful gondolas, with their freights of gayety and beauty. 🔊