Part of speech:
The definition of oblique is slanted or tilted direction. It also refers to something that is misleading or not straight to the point.
At a slant; obliquely.
Having a preference, disposition, or tendency:
Lying on the back, face upward
At a slope or slant.
Having oblique lines or markings.
To extend across; cross:
To slope; incline:
To move upwards.
To heap or draw earth around plants.
To assume an indicated rank or position in a series; be of a certain grade
To turn aside from a course or way:
To take an oblique direction or course; swing around, as a ship.
(Intransitive) To change direction.
To deposit in a bank.
(Informal) (with for) To attempt to subtly persuade someone to offer a desired thing.
To remove the tip of:
To cover with list, or with strips of cloth; to put list on; to stripe as if with list.
To move the heels rhythmically in dancing
So as to be level; so as to be flat, even, in line, etc.
(Obs.) In an even manner
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