Part of speech:
An inclination from the horizontal or vertical; a slant:
A series of names, words, or other items written, printed, or imagined one after the other:
The quality or condition of being angular.
(Baseball) A pitched ball that is tipped:
(Math.) The trigonometric tangent of the positive angle formed between a given straight line and the x-axis of a pair of Cartesian coordinates
A personal point of view or opinion:
The definition of a rake is a long tool with long teeth for gathering or smoothing.
(Architecture) The lower end of a timber in a frame, as a post or rafter. Specifically, (US), the obtuse angle of the lower end of a rafter set sloping.
The definition of a grade is a way of rating the quality, worth, rank or order of things or how well someone performed.
A cant is defined as an external angle in a building.
To deviate from a horizontal or vertical position, course, etc.; lean; slope; slant
To manage the activities and transactions of; run:
(Sports) To hit (a ball or puck, for example) at an angle.
In a thin manner:
To lower or debase oneself:
To give up the use or possession of; part with or give up conveniently
To lose or cause to lose weight, as by dieting or exercise.
To exert pressure, or compelling influence, on
Prefer is defined as to like someone or something better than another.
To have a dependence:
To careen is defined as to move quickly and wildly from side to side in a specific direction in an out of control manner.
To yield by curving or crooking, as from pressure
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The definition of favor is to show preferential treatment and to act like you like someone better than others.
To turn aside from a course or established direction; swerve:
To place a preparation of finely shredded tobacco in one's mouth.
To wander about from place to place, from job to job, etc.
Droop is defined as to hang down, bend down or to lose strength.
To extend or lay out:
To arrange for the publication or display of:
(Figuratively) To exercise powerful or controlling influence over; to bend, figuratively; to turn; to incline.
To bend, turn, or slope downward or aside
To lose or abandon one's moral values and stoop (to some unworthy action)
To sink, in the middle, by its weight or under applied pressure, below a horizontal line or plane; as, a line or cable supported by its ends sags, though tightly drawn; the floor of a room sags; hence, to lean, give way, or settle from a vertical position; as, a building may sag one way or another; a door sags on its hinges.
Trend is defined as to go in a general direction or to have a tendency to go in a certain way.
Squint is to close one eye, or to squeeze your eyes shut a little, to try to get a better view.
An inclination, tendency, or preference.
A liking or preference
(Math.) A vector pointing in the direction of the most rapid increase of a function and having coordinates that are the partial derivatives of the function
To forget things; be forgetful
Straighten is to make something orderly or unwavy.
To dislike is to feel distaste or hostility towards someone or something.
(Informal) An angry or irritated reaction:
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