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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Slant \Slant\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Slanted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Slanting.] [OE. slenten to slope, slide; cf. Sw. slinta to
To be turned or inclined from a right line or level; to lie
obliquely; to slope.
On the side of younder slanting hill. --Dodsley.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: having an oblique or slanted direction [syn: aslant,
aslope, diagonal, slanted, slanting, sloped,
2: favoring one person or side over another; "a biased account
of the trial"; "a decision that was partial to the defendant"
[syn: biased, colored, coloured, one-sided,
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
44 Moby Thesaurus words for "slanted":
aslant, aslope, atilt, bevel, beveled, bias, biased, canting,
careening, cooked, doctored, garbled, inclinational, inclinatory,
inclined, inclining, leaning, listing, misquoted, misrepresented,
out of plumb, out of square, perverted, pitched, raking, recumbent,
shelving, shelvy, sideling, sidelong, slant, slanting, slantways,
slantwise, sloped, sloping, strained, tilted, tilting, tipped,
tipping, tipsy, tortured, twisted
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