[an-tee-skid, an-tahy-]

adjective Automotive.

designed or constructed to prevent the skidding of a vehicle, especially by reducing hydraulic pressure in the brake system to prevent the brakes from locking.

Origin of antiskid

First recorded in 1900–05; anti- + skid Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019