English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'askew'

(adjective) 
Definition
towards one side
She stood there, hat askew.
Synonyms
crooked
He gave her a crooked grin.
,
awry
His dark hair was all awry.
, ,
lopsided
a friendly lopsided grin
,
off-centre
,
cockeyed (informal)
Dusty photographs were hanging at cockeyed angles on the walls.
,
skewwhiff (British, informal)
Opposites
, , , , , ,
in line
,
aligned
(adverb) 
Definition
towards one side
Some of the doors hung askew.
Synonyms
crookedly
,
to one side
,
awry
He was concerned that his hair might go awry.
, ,
off-centre
,
Opposites
evenly
, , , , , ,
in line
,
aligned

Additional synonyms

in the sense of awry
Definition
with a twist to one side
His dark hair was all awry.
Synonyms
to one side,
off course,
out of line,
off-centre,
cockeyed (informal),
misaligned,
out of true,
skew-whiff (informal)
in the sense of awry
Definition
with a twist to one side
He was concerned that his hair might go awry.
Synonyms
to one side,
off course,
out of line,
unevenly,
off-centre,
cockeyed (informal),
out of true,
crookedly,
skew-whiff (informal)
in the sense of cockeyed
Definition
crooked or askew
Dusty photographs were hanging at cockeyed angles on the walls.
Synonyms
squint (informal),
skewwhiff (British, informal)

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