- A low shoe that can be slipped on and off easily.
- Such a shoe intended for indoor use; a bedroom or house slipper.
- Get out of bed, put on your slippers, and come downstairs.
- A person who slips.
- A kind of apron or pinafore for children.
- A kind of brake or shoe for a wagon wheel.
- (engineering) A piece, usually a plate, applied to a sliding piece, to receive wear and permit adjustment; a gib.
- A euphemism used to describe the plimsoll or gym shoe used in slippering.
- A form of corporal punishment where the buttocks is repeatedly struck with a plimsoll; "the slipper".
(comparative more slipper, superlative most slipper)
- (obsolete) slippery
- O! trustless state of earthly things, and slipper hope / Of mortal men. "” Spenser.
(third-person singular simple present slippers, present participle slippering, simple past and past participle slippered)
- (UK, Australia, New Zealand) To repeatedly strike the buttocks with a plimsoll as corporal punishment.