aslant

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English aslant (at an angle, in a curve; from the side, deviously), from on slante; equivalent to a- +‎ slant

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /əˈslænt/, /əˈslɑːnt/

Adjective[edit]

aslant

  1. (archaic, literary) Slanting.
    Synonyms: aslope, atilt, diagonal, oblique, slanted

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Adverb[edit]

aslant

  1. (archaic, literary) At a slant.
    Synonyms: aslope, atilt, diagonally, obliquely

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Preposition[edit]

aslant

  1. (archaic, literary) Diagonally over or across.
    Synonyms: aslope, athwart, atilt

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