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  Definition of Slant
  1. degree of deviation from a horizontal plane; "the roof had a steep pitch"
  2. a biased way of looking at or presenting something
  3. present with a bias; "He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders"
  4. heel over; "The tower is tilting"; "The ceiling is slanting"
  5. to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"
  6. lie obliquely; "A scar slanted across his face"
Similar Words: pitch, rake, angle, weight, cant, cant over, tilt, lean, tip

 

See Also: overturn, tip over, turn over, upset, knock over, bowl over, tump over, lean on, rest on, lean against

 

Hyponyms: cock, slope, incline, pitch, weather, list, heel, lean back, recline

 

Derivational Morphology: cant, cant over, tilt, pitch, lean, tip, angle, slope, incline, weight, weighting, rake, rock, careen, sway, tilter, bank, camber, bevel, chamfer, list, inclination, leaning, leaner

 

 
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