aslant definition

  • adverb:
    • At a slant; obliquely.
    • at a slant
    • Toward one part; in a slanting course; obliquely.
    • at an oblique position
    • over or across in a slanting course
  • preposition:
    • Obliquely over or across: set the paddle aslant the gunwales.
    • diagonally over or across
    • In a slanting way over; athwart.
  • adjective:
    • slanting
    • having an oblique or slanted direction
  • others:
    • In a slanting or sloping path; oblique; obliquely; not perpendicularly or at right sides.
    • Slantingly across; athwart.

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