Skid – meaning of the word and examples

A plank, bar, log, or the like, especially one of a pair, on which something heavy may be slid or rolled along. (

One of a number of such logs or timbers forming a skid way.

A low mobile platform on which goods are placed for ease in handling, moving, etc. (

If a vehicle skids, it slides sideways or forwards while moving, for example when you are trying to stop it suddenly on a wet road. (Collins Dictionary)

One of a group of objects (such as planks or logs) used to support or elevate a structure or object. (Merriam – Webster)


What is a skid?

Skid steer and track loaders.


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