Part of speech:
To move or bend at an angle or by means of angles
To strike and fly off in an oblique direction; to dart aside.
To say stupidly, clumsily, or confusedly; blurt
To distort is defined as to change something or shape something in a way that changes it from the truth or from what it should be.
To give a direction other than perpendicular or horizontal to; make diagonal; cause to slope:
To destroy the equilibrium in or of; throw out of balance
To turn aside or cause to turn aside sharply or suddenly from a straight line, course, etc.
To cause to sheer
To change direction; shift; turn or swing around
To swing to the left or right on the vertical axis so that the longitudinal axis forms an angle with the line of flight; esp., to rotate or oscillate about the vertical axis
To transfer from (one conveyance) to another:
(Intransitive, Scotland) To be not quite straight, off-centred; to deviate from a true line; to run obliquely.
To turn the ends of something, usually thread, rope etc., in opposite directions, often using force.
To change direction abruptly:
In a straight line or direction; unswervingly
To adjust (parts of a mechanism, for example) to produce a proper relationship or orientation:
To become sour:
To cut by striking with a heavy sharp tool, such as an ax:
Find another word for skew. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for skew, like: angle, glance, biased, blunder, distort, slip, slant, disequilibrate, swerve, sheer and slue.