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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - At a degree of deviation from a horizontal plane

Usage examples (18)
  • Here he confessed to a knife-like pain in his left side; the brunt of the blow, it seemed, had met him slantways between rib and hip.
  • Kenny Bayst, according to my slantways look at Nancy's racecard, was riding a horse called Rudiments: number seven, owned by the Duke of Wessex, trained by Miss.
  • She had a trick of widening her eyes, and looking slantways.
  • Ned Alderson stood outside; he stood slantways, not looking at her. for more
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