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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - With a slant.

Usage examples (7)
  • Verb (used without object) : They sloped gradually westward
  • Verb (used with object) : The sun sloped its beams. ,to slope an embankment
  • Noun : the slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro
  • It was one of those long, low racing boats, steered with a wheel like a motor-car, and slopingly decked over in front to shield the driver. for more
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