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Synonyms for slant

Synonyms for (noun) slant

Synonyms: slant, rake, pitch Definition: degree of deviation from a horizontal plane Usage: the roof had a steep pitch

Similar words: gradient, slope Definition: the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal Usage: a five-degree gradient

Synonyms: slant, angle Definition: a biased way of looking at or presenting something

Similar words: viewpoint, point of view, stand, standpoint Definition: a mental position from which things are viewed Usage: we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians; teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events

Synonyms for (verb) slant

Synonyms: angle, slant, weight Definition: present with a bias Usage: He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders

Similar words: predetermine, bias Definition: cause to be biased

Synonyms: tilt, pitch, slant, cant, cant over Definition: heel over Usage: The tower is tilting; The ceiling is slanting

Similar words: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: slant, tilt, tip, angle, lean Definition: to incline or bend from a vertical position Usage: She leaned over the banister

Similar words: bend, flex Definition: form a curve Usage: The stick does not bend

Synonyms: slant Definition: lie obliquely Usage: A scar slanted across his face

Similar words: lie Definition: be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position