Slip or SLIP may refer to:

Science and technology


  • Steven Gerrard Also known as Slippy G


  • Slip (fish), also known as Black Sole
  • Slip (horticulture), a small cutting of a plant as a specimen or for grafting
  • Slip, a branching of a muscle, in anatomy

    Computing and telecommunications

  • SLIP (programming language), (Symmetric LIst Processing language)
  • Slip (telecommunication), a positional displacement in a sequence of transmitted symbols
  • Serial Line Internet Protocol, a mostly obsolete encapsulation of the Internet Protocol

    Earth science

  • Slip, the relative movement of geological features present on either side of a fault plane
  • Land slip or landslide, commonly called a slip in New Zealand


  • Slip (ceramics), an aqueous suspension of minerals
  • Slip (materials science), the process by which a dislocation motion produces plastic deformation

    Mechanical systems

  • Slip (vehicle dynamics), shortened form of tire slip, referring to the angle of a plane perpendicular to the axis of the tire and a line representing the position of the treads of the patch in contact with the road
  • Slip, the difference in speed between the frequency supplied to an induction motor and rotor shaft speed
  • Slip, a type of rail switch
  • Slip gauge or gauge block, a system for producing precision lengths


  • Slip (treatment), a temporary return to a negative behavior after therapy intended to correct that behavior
  • Freudian slip, an error in speech, memory or physical action that arises from the unconscious mind

    Other uses in science and technology

  • Slip (aerodynamics), an aerodynamic state in which an aircraft is moving sideways as well as forward relative to the oncoming airflow
  • Slipway, a ramp on the shore by which ships or boats can be moved to and from the water



  • The Slip (band), a rock band


  • Slip (album), a 1993 album by the band Quicksand
  • The Slip (album) (2008), a.k.a. Halo 27, the seventh studio album by Nine Inch Nails


  • "Slip" (song), a 2013 song by Stooshe
  • "Slip", a song by Linkin Park from LP Underground 11

    Other uses

  • Slip (clothing), a woman's underdress or underskirt
  • Slip (cricket), a fielding position in cricket
  • Slip (needlework), an embroidered or appliqued image of a plant-cutting
  • Ferry slip, a specialized docking facility that receives a ferryboat
  • Packing slip, a shipping document that accompanies delivery packages
  • Slip opinion, a kind of judicial opinion, published on the day of the decision and subject to later revision
  • "Slip" (Better Call Saul), an episode of Better Call Saul