Synonyms of 'slant'
to lean at an angleThe morning sun slanted through the glass roof.
The garden sloped quite steeply.
The boat instantly tilted, filled and sank.
The ship listed again, and she was thrown back across the bunk.
Bend the bar into a horseshoe.
lean, , ,
He leaned forward to take the glass from her.
This figure is skewed because much of the work still hasn't been done.
The helicopter canted inward towards the landing area.
to write or present (information) in a biased wayThe coverage was deliberately slanted to make the home team look good.
We mustn't allow it to bias our teaching.
The attitude of parents colours the way their children behave.
The electoral law is still heavily weighted in favour of the ruling party.
The car was left a mess of twisted metal.
You can angle the slats for more shade.
The media distorts reality.
a sloping line or positionThe house is on a slant.
a point of view, esp. a biased oneThey give a slant to every single news item that's put on the air.
There were fierce attacks on the BBC for alleged political bias.
the deep cultural prejudices I inherited as a child
He was considering the idea from all angles.
I always had a leaning towards sport.
point of view,
Try to look at it from my point of view.
The novel is written from the murderer's viewpoint.
What's your viewpoint on this issue?
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in the sense of angle
to move in or place at an angleYou can angle the slats for more shade.
in the sense of angle
point of viewHe was considering the idea from all angles.
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