askant definition

  • adjective:
    • Aslant, or sloping.
    • toward along side it, rather than straight forward; -- made use of of a glance.
    • (used specially of glances) directed to at least one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
  • adverb:
    • Aslant, or askance, or sideways
  • others:
    • Sidewise; askance.

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