Oblique synonyms

ō-blēk', ə-blēk'

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Set at an angle
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Not sharply outlined; hazy.
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The definition of crooked is something not straight, curved or bent or a dishonest person.
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Not direct; roundabout; deceiving; setting a trap; confusing.
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(Of something that is usually straight) folded, dented
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Slanting
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Having a slope.
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Slanting
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Slanting
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(Geometry) At or forming a right angle (to).
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In the line of descent; not collateral.
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(--- Statistics) Not symmetrical about the mean. Used of distributions.
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Slanting
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(Figuratively) Untoward, unfavourable.
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Turned or twisted toward one side; crooked, distorted, out of place.
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Turned to the side, especially of the eyes.
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(Of writing) inclining to the left
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Showing ill humor; annoyed.
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Deviating from the straight or direct course; roundabout:
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Having duplicity; deceitful
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Tending to avoid speaking openly or making revelations about oneself.
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Of questionable morality or repute:
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Willfully opposing or resisting what is right, expected, or reasonable:
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Characterized by indirectness, evasiveness, or vagueness:
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Directed to one side; sideways:
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Moving or directed toward one side.
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Sideways.
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Wicked, evil, or dishonest, esp. in some dark, mysterious way
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Indirect
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That has or have a slope.
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Merely touching, positioned as a tangent.
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Indirect
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Performed with the hand below the level of the elbow or the arm below the level of the shoulder
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Forthright and unreserved in expression:
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Direct and without evasion; straightforward:
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The definition of straightforward is honest, direct and to the point.
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Extending continuously in the same direction without curving:
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Having a bevel, especially at an edge
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The definition of bias is something that is diagonal or slanting.
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The definition of circuitous is something oblique, roundabout or longer than the most direct way.
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Referring back to itself, so as to prevent computation or comprehension; infinitely recursive.
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Not straightforward; circuitous; devious:
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a diagonally arranged abdominal muscle on either side of the torso
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a diagonally arranged abdominal muscle on either side of the torso
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An abdominal muscle whose action diminishes the capacity of the abdomen and draws the chest downward.
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A word or form in the nominative case.
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(Computers) Of or relating to the simultaneous transmission of all the bits of a byte over separate wires:
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Slanting
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Mentally disturbed or unsound.
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Forced through a strainer.
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Slanting
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Deficient in light; dark:
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(Biol.) In the direction in which the axis lies; lengthwise
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(Not comparable) Having a specified tonal range.
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(Grammar) Any noun case except the nominative case or the vocative case, where the noun is the object of a verb or the object of a preposition.
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Find another word for oblique. In this page you can discover 81 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for oblique, like: angled, cater-cornered, diagonal, vague, crooked, indirect, bent, leaning, sloping, unperpendicular and unvertical.