skid verb definition in Motoring problems and accidents topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

skid

 verb: Motoring problems and accidents topic
(skidding, skidded) [intransitive] (usually of a vehicle) to slide sideways or forwards in an uncontrolled way The car skidded on the ice and went straight into the wall. She could feel they were skidding. The taxi skidded to a halt just in time. Her foot skidded on the wet floor and she fell heavily.