Synonyms of 'slanting'
those slanting cheekbones
sloping, , , , ,
the gently sloping beach
sideways, , ,
Alfred shot him a sideways glance.
a pattern of diagonal lines
The mountain ridge runs at an oblique angle to the coastline.
at an angle,
on the bias, , , ,
cater-cornered (US, informal)
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in the sense of diagonal
slantinga pattern of diagonal lines
in the sense of oblique
at an angleThe mountain ridge runs at an oblique angle to the coastline.
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